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Bill337
(@bill337)
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Hi,

Thought this may be of use to others. When Cafcass did a section 7 report for me previously, I was sent a questionnaire to complete, about Parenting styles:

1. Why do babies cry?

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2. How would you respond to the different types of crying?

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3. What physical needs does a child have as s/he is growing up?

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4. What emotional needs does a child have as s/he is growing up?

Answer here

5. What educational needs does a child have as s/he is growing up?

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6. How do you think children learn?

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7. What kind of things do you think are naughty?

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8. What things can a parent do when a child is naughty?

Answer here

9. Would you ever smack your child? If so, what for?

Answer here

10. Do you think children like to be cuddled? If so, when would you cuddle them?

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11. Do you think that children should know that parents are ‘in charge’?

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12. If so, how would you let your children know you were in charge?

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12. Should parents encourage imaginary play with small children, for example, having a tea party?

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13. Should parents join in?

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14. At what age do you think children would want to stop playing at having tea parties or imaginary play?

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15. How often do you think parents should play with children?

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16. How long do you think a child of 12 months will concentrate on one game/thing/activity?

· One minute

· Five minutes

· Ten minutes

· Fifteen minutes

· Thirty minutes

· Forty-five minutes

17. Why do you think they can concentrate for that long?

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18. At what age do you think children should be allowed to go to the shop alone?

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19. When should children be allowed to have boyfriends/girlfriends?

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20. When should children be allowed to stay up until 10.00pm?

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21. At what age should children be allowed to stay in the house alone?

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22. At what age should children be allowed in the kitchen unsupervised?

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23. At what age should children be allowed a say in important family decisions – for example, whether a new partner should be allowed to move into the house?

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24. How old should children be before they are allowed pocket money?

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25. How old should a child be before they are told about contraception, masturbation, safe sex?

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26. Is there an age when you think children should be allowed to watch pornographic films?

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Topic starter Posted : 16/02/2021 7:56 pm
Daddyup
(@Daddyup)
Honorable Member Registered

Great Post Bill... any recommended answer suggestions? Clearly with the caveat that we shouldn't all copy and paste them!

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Posted : 17/02/2021 12:33 am
Bill337
(@bill337)
Famed Member

😆 I googled for some answers haha.

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Topic starter Posted : 17/02/2021 2:19 am
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