popular topics in personality development

  • Kids
    Girls As Tomboys
    The Tomboy or Tough Girl
    The Tomboy or Tough Girl Fact In medieval physiology, the four main fluids of the body—blood, phlegm, choler, and bile—were thought to determine character and disposition. Therefore, people were classified accordingly into choleric (bad-temp...
  • Kids
    Communicating With Your Child
    Set "Personality-Appropriate" Expectations for Your Child
    Set "Personality-Appropriate" Expectations for Your Child When you're trying to set reasonable personal expectations for your child, it's also helpful to think about their temperamental style. Temperament is the way a person approaches the world...
  • Kids
    Personality Development
    Too Much Stimulation, or Too Little?
    Too Much Stimulation, or Too Little? At wedding receptions, you're likely to find two kinds of children tucked away under the banquet table. The first is usually accompanied by a bright-eyed, giggling cousin as the pair revels in the illicit thr...
  • Kids
    Communicating With Your Child
    Set Reasonable Expectations and Goals for Your Child
    Set Reasonable Expectations and Goals for Your Child No matter your general mood, having positive, realistic expectations for your child's achievements and behavior is something to strive for. When parents' expectations for their kids are set at...
  • Kids
    Shyness
    A Shy Child
    Learn how to help a child become more outgoing. ...
  • School and Learning
    Gifted Education
    Preschooler Gifted but Shy
    Confidence-building experiences in school and at home with family and friends help children become more outgoing. ...
  • Kids
    Communicating With Your Child
    Set Reasonable Expectations and Goals for Your Child
    Set Reasonable Expectations and Goals for Your Child No matter your general mood, having positive, realistic expectations for your child's achievements and behavior is something to strive for. When parents' expectations for their kids are set at...
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
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  • Kids
    Personality Development
    Help for a Crybaby
    It is okay for a boy to cry. Twelve-year-olds are still very much children and because they are entering puberty, they will often cry easily. ...
  • Kids
    Shyness
    Shy Guy
    Here's what to do when your child fears getting up in front of groups. ...
  • Kids
    Shyness
    Shy at School
    When a child is outgoing and sociable at home, but withdrawn at school, it may just be a matter of time until he comes out of his shell. ...
  • Kids
    Girls As Tomboys
    The Tomboy or Tough Girl
    The Tomboy or Tough Girl Fact In medieval physiology, the four main fluids of the body—blood, phlegm, choler, and bile—were thought to determine character and disposition. Therefore, people were classified accordingly into choleric (bad-temp...
  • Kids
    Girls As Tomboys
    Gender Identity
    How much stock should you put in a young girl's assertion that she wants to be a boy? ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Social Development
    Shy Preschooler
    Help your child overcome her shyness at a young age. ...
  • School and Learning
    Preparing for Preschool
    Shy 3-Year-Old
    You don't need to send a child to preschool to prepare her for kindergarten. ...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Colors
    Color Psychology Quiz
    What's your color psychology? ...
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  • Kids
    Personality Development
    Six-Year-Old Is Cross-Dressing
    Is it cause for concern when a six-year-old boy enjoys "cross-dressing"? ...