Look at your relationship with your child and ask yourself: Do I always put my needs first before theirs? Is it at a disadvantage to our relationship or their development? Are the things I'm asking of my child age-appropriate or would it be detrimental to their development?
You could unknowingly be putting your child in inappropriate positions expecting too much of them. We speak to a clinical psychologist who takes us through the issue, including how to tell and what to do about it.
What is a parentified child?