Child-parent bonding is crucial in the baby's first year

Child-parent bonding is crucial in the baby’s first year

Netflix made headlines this week announcing a full year of paid parental leave for new parents. This move, revolutionary for a US company, is hoped to be followed suit by other businesses.

The US is the only developed country that does not have any form of paid parental leave, and many people find it not fair.

Since the first year of a child’s life is critical to her development, the necessity for parents to spend time bonding with their new bundles of joy is universally recognized.

What’s your experience with parental leave – and how long do you think it should be?