Raising Children in Ethiopia Professionals Opinion DireTube Video by Tenawo Bebeto

Dr. Emebet Mulugeta, Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of Nia Center for Children and Family Development (NiaCCFD) served as one of the panelists in “Tenawo Bebetwo", a live talk show of Ethiopian Television (ETV) which focuses on health issues. The discussions on the show revolved around what it means to have a good personality for children and how the different child rearing practices impact on behavior and personality of children. A number of questions were raised by the audience dealing with child disciplining, handling difficult children and adolescents, and preparation for the responsibilities of parenting and raising children.