By Elizabeth Devita-Raeburn, published on January 1, 2006 - last reviewed on June 9, 2016
Child rearing is an excellent opportunity to develop your boundaries, says Morehouse. Most likely, you'll be watching your kids struggle with the same issues. At some point, for instance, your kids will probably have to decide whether to go along with the crowd, dress differently or stick up for a less popular friend. Most likely, you'll feel compelled to tell them that standing up for themselves is important. The question to ask yourself: Do you practice what you preach?