The demands of modern living require most parents to spend time at work than at home looking after their children. Because of that Dr Schomer says being a parent can make you feel bad – Parental guilt.
According to Dr Schoemer, Parental guilt is a bad feeling every parent experiences about how they have raised their children.
Guilt is a feeling of remorse arising from a sense of inadequacy or imagined wrong doing— Dr Helgo Schomer, resident psychologist
As a parent, have I been there for my kids, have I supported them enough, am I attentive enough, am I present enough, the list is endless.— Dr Helgo Schomer, resident psychologist
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