"Am I Raising A Serial Killer?"
Yes, you read that correctly. Mothers want to know! There are 3 parts to this topic and for today's blog, we will discuss Part I, The Mother.
Maternal figures are commonly the focus of conversation pertaining to the makings of a serial killer. How mothers parent their children does contribute; however, their behaviors are not always the primary target, nor do they count more than the father's or another caregiver. Mother's of serial killers have been known to be cruel, hostile, and brutal toward their children. This has been documented numerous times and accounted by actual serial killers.
Countless articles are available that detail the personalities and characteristics of mothers of serial killers. For this blog, however, we are going to discuss mothers in terms of the type of parenting that causes aggression in children and how to decrease that behavior. Notice as you read articles about serial killers that their aggressive behaviors do NOT begin as adults, but children. If you believe that your children behave in an aggressive manner that concerns you, seek help from a behavior therapist or psychologist. Here are 3 maternal behaviors that I commonly associated with the makings of aggressive behavior in children: