6 Signs You're A Toxic Parent But Don’t Realize It
Fighting in front of the children.
Fighting, that is yelling or becoming physical, in front of your children is a type of child abuse.
It has been proven to be incredibly emotionally damaging to kids. Arguments are a natural part of all relationships, but fights should never happen in front of children.
Being overly critical or disappointed.
The #1 job of a child is to get to know the world they've been born into. They need to learn, to explore their interests, and find out what they love and are good at.
Parents who attempt to force their children into doing certain types of extracurricular and "for fun" activities are actually engaging in a toxic thing.