Picture of a dad teaching his daughter to be independent with procedural language.

How Can Procedural Language Help Parents Raise an Independent Child?

If you have dependent children then you almost certainly know how hard it can be to get them to do anything. Sometimes they need close supervision and help every step of the way. Other times, they actively resist your direction. How can you be better at raising an independent child? Critical thinking skills and good habits are effective at making children more capable and less dependent.