Fourteen Questions for Parents

Directions:  On a five-point scale, with “5” as extremely satisfied and “1” is extremely dissatisfied, how satisfied are you with your own parenting?

  1. I know what is expected of me as a parent.                                 1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. I have the knowledge and skills I need to parent my children.                   1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. I have the opportunity to parent my children well every day.                     1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. In the last seven days, I received recognition for my parenting.                 1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. Someone seems to care about me as a parent.                                                 1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. There is someone who encourages my growth as a parent.                           1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. My opinions as a parent seem to count.                                                             1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. I feel my parenting is an important contribution to the family.                    1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. My extended family/spouse/partner are doing a good job with parenting. 1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. I have a best friend to confide in in the world of parenting.                            1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. In the last six months, someone else has discussed my parenting progress. 1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. This last year, I have had opportunities to grow as a parent.                            1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. My children have reflected my positive parenting in the last week.                1   2   3   4   5

 

  1. I feel my parenting is fine, and that I don’t need assistance.                             1   2   3   4   5

 

How did you like your score?  Is your parenting where you want it to be?

Call Tina Feigal at 651-453-0123 or email tina@parentingmojo.com for a free 20-minute consultation on your results.

*Questionnaire adapted for parents from Gallup’s 12 Questions for Employee Engagement.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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