Each family has its own characteristics which make it different amidst others. My family for example, has its unique particulars of its own strengths and weaknesses. Family relationships are very important to an individual’s life. Growing up together we have developed meaningful values, beliefs and our morals which show throughout our family.
Analysis of Family Strengths
One of the great strengths of my family is respect. Without having respect for each other there would be no value to our relationship. As a family we valued this strength in helping make decisions which are applied to health, education and personal relationships. Communication is also a key to our strength in our family. Acknowledging one another helps each other know if problems arise, we can talk about on how to correct it. A third strength is that both my parents are healthy and can financially support our family. My parents work hard to provide us with basic needs in life and encourage us about the importance of achieving a great education. Together as a family we make a goal to make time for family functions. This included having dinner together at our favorite restaurant or just having fun at home playing board games. By doing this it kept us together and grows the relationship strong among us. Family functions which also included assistance of house duties in which one person was assigned a task for that day. With the cooperation of all my family members helping each other out made it easy.
Analysis of Major Family Weakness
Each family has its own strengths which mold their lives in a positive way. I believe that my family is not perfect, regardless of this imperfection I am still glad of what I have. By using my strength to overcome weaknesses can overturn them into a positive quality. One of our family weaknesses is that we live far apart from each other. I grew up in Vietnam and came with my sister to study here in the United States when I was 18. Even though I am very tight knit with my family, I can say that my father and I have a special bonding between us. From the time I was growing up till now I can recall all the great moments we had. My father has been my role model and was always by my side when I needed him. He has been a great teacher to me as he taught me most everything I needed to know. Growing up I was very fortunate to have a fantastic relationship with my father, mom, and two sisters. A second weakness is conflicting schedules between my sister and me. My sister is four years older than me. During my school years, she would also be a role model for me. She is very...