CHDV/FACS 154 (03)
Issues in Parenting - Fall, 2012


Parenting Preschool-aged Children

I. Developmental Issues

A. Physical Development




  • Parenting Issues related to physical development




B. Intellectual development

 1. Cognitive achievements





 2. Linguistic achievements





3. Parenting issues





C. Social/Emotional Development

1. Emotional expression/understanding





2. Parent-child relationships.





3. Self control




4. Gender development





5. Peer relationships





6. Parenting issues related to social-emotional development





II. Concerns of Parents of Preschool Children

 A. Discipline/Tantrums






B. Encouraging Social Competence


1. Aggression



2. Development of social skills/social understanding







Send problems, comments or suggestions to:

California State University, Sacramento

College of Education

Department of Child Development

Updated: January 20, 2012

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