Self-esteem may be defined as how much you appreciate and like yourself regardless of the circumstances. Your self-esteem is defined by many factors including Self-confidence, feeling of security, identity, sense of belonging, feeling of competence.
It also impacts your decision-making process, your relationships, your emotional health, and your overall well-being.
Help your child learn to do things : Encourage your child to at least try out things by themselves. Like dressing by themselves, reading books, riding bicycles.
Praise your child but do not over-praise : It’s always good to praise your child constructively. Focus on attempts, instead of results.
Boost their strengths : Help your kids to convert their weaknesses into strengths. They will feel good about themselves.
Let kids help : Helping and kind acts build self-esteem and other good feelings.
Self-esteem influences motivation, as people with a healthy, positive view of themselves understand their potential and may feel inspired to take on new challenges.