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Personality and Temperament

What Kind Of Child Do You Have?

Therapist Julie Wright, MFT explains how understanding your child's temperament can help make them happier and more well adjusted
Learn about: How to raise a self-reliant child from Michael Pritchard,...
Karen Khaleghi, PhD, gives parenting advice about how understanding your child can help you soothe them and interact with them
Family Therapist Erica Curtis, LMFT, shares advice for parents on how to help your child when perfectionism and an inner critic gets in his or her way from being more... read more
Wendy T. Behary, LCSW Psychotherapist & Author, shares advice on how and when to use empathetic confrontation when working with narcissists
Wendy Behary, LCSW Psychotherapist and Author, explains the common traits and profile of a narcissistic person
Psychologist & Author David Palmiter, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best way to help your anxious child be calm and overcome their anxious temperament
Watch Connor Barnas's video on Embracing differences in your child...
Helping your Introverted Child Make Friends
Modern society and our culture are predominantly oriented towards extroverted people and social norms command extrovert behavior patterns.
Cathy Cassani Adams explains how each parent has their own emotional inheritance.
Cathy Cassani Adams shares tips on what to do if you have an angry child.
Given the ever-emerging media coverage and accessible literature on the subject of Narcissism in recent years, with its hefty emphasis on males representing 75% of... read more
I do not believe lazy kids exist. I don’t. read more
The natural course of human events relies on a child striving to please his parents.
Watch Video: Ignoring your child's bad behavior by Vicki Hoefle, ...
See Vicki Hoefle's video on How to change existing negative behavior in children...
Watch Video: Changing a child's set role in the family by Vicki Hoefle, ...
Pastor Jimmy Bartz shares advice for parents on the best methods for dealing with a child who takes lots of risk behavior
Learn about: Parenting tips on how to explain your kid's outbursts from Ross W. Greene, PhD,...
Michael Pritchard, Humanist & Child Advocate, explains the best way to teach children how to be mature and resolve their own conflicts by themselves
Michael Pritchard, Humanist & Child Advocate, shares advice for parents on the best way to raise children who are happy, confident, and successful in life
See Michael Pritchard's video on How can parents measure their children's happiness?...
See Michael Pritchard's video on How can kids be happier at school?...
See Michael Pritchard's video on Why are kids burned out when they get to high school?...
Michael Pritchard, Humanist & Child Advocate, shares his top tips for parents with boys on how to raise your sons to be kind, respectful and, loving men
Michael Pritchard, Child Advocate and Humorist, shares advice for parents on how to help shy kids find their voice and come out of their shell
Expert advice by Rabbi Sherre Hirsch on how to balance one's personal goals and ambitions with your children's' dreams.
Psychologist Laura Markham, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best way to help your child to make friends and develop social skills and emotional regulation
Asha Dornfest, Author of Minimalist Parenting, shares advice for parents on how to recognize the differences between siblings and then customize parenting, discipline,... read more
Watch Video: How developing autonomy avoids narcissism by Wendy T. Behary, LCSW, ...
See Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on Using schema therapy to treat narcissism...
View Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on Biology vs. parenting style in creating a narcissist...
View Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on Teaching narcissists improved communication...
Watch Video: Types of parenting that can create a narcissist by Wendy T. Behary, LCSW, ...
Watch Video: The different masks of narcissism by Wendy T. Behary, LCSW, ...
Wendy Behary, LCSW Psychotherapist & Author, explains the different types of narcissism and the common characteristics that define each type of narcissist
Psychotherapist & Author Wendy Behary, LCSW, shares advice for parents on when a parents narcissism can be dangerous to a child and how it endangers them
See Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on How a person becomes a narcissist...
Watch Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on Profile of a narcissistic mother...
Learn about: Why is my child drawn to the narcissist from Wendy T. Behary, LCSW,...
Learn about: The early signs of narcissism from Wendy T. Behary, LCSW,...
View Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on When mothers compete with their own daughters...
See Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on What is a narcissist?...
Watch Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on How narcissism gets passed down...
Learn about: How narcissists develop a sense of entitlement from Wendy T. Behary, LCSW,...
Wendy Behary, LCSW Psychotherapist & Author, shares advice for parents on the differences between narcissism and perfectionism in kids
Psychotherapist & Author Wendy Behary, LCSW, shares advice for parents on the signs that your child has a healthy or unhealthy level of narcissism
Learn the best methods for parents to help prevent their child from becoming a narcissistic kid with advice from Wendy Behary, LCSW Psychotherapist and Author
View Wendy T. Behary, LCSW's video on Are most narcissists bullied or spoiled? ...
Watch Video: How narcissists can grow & change by Wendy T. Behary, LCSW, ...
David Palmiter, PhD, ABPP Psychologist and Author, shares advice for parents on how to react when their good kids do something bad
Cynthia Whitham, LCSW, Associate Director of UCLA's Parenting Program, shares advice for parents on what to do if your child doesn't live up to your expectations for him... read more
Watch George Monroy's video on Allowing kids to develop their own interests...
Watch Video: The meaning of success by Madeline Levine, PhD, ...
Childhood Development Specialist Betsy Brown Braun shares advice for parents with perfectionist kids and how to control create an environment where mistakes are... read more
Early Childhood Education Specialist Janis Keyser, MA, shares advice for parents with a child who sees the world as the glass half empty and help them be more positive
Early Childhood Education Specialist Janis Keyser, MA, shares advice for parents on the best way to raise a perfectionist child and help them learn to accept mistakes
See Tanayi Seabrook's video on Dealing with the perfectionist child...
Jeffrey Kluger, Science Journalist & Author, shares advice for parents on the surprising role that gender can play in favoritism between parents and their children
Psychologist Fay Van Der Kay-Levinson, PhD, explains how understanding your child's type of temperament can help you to become a better parent
Educational Specialist Nathalie Kunin, MEd, shares advice for parents on how to determine your child's learning style and help them to succeed
Psychologist & Author Gordon Neufeld, PhD, explains why shyness can be a good thing in children and help them stay safe when they are young
Psychologist & Author Gordon Neufeld, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best way to deal with your child's impulsive behavior
Psychologist Fay Van Der Kay-Levinson, PhD, shares advice for parents on how to help your children not be afraid of foreign situations and places
Psychologist Fay Van Der Kay-Levinson, PhD, shares advice for parents on how to accept your child as he or she is in life
Psychologist Fay Van Der Kay-Levinson, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best methods for parenting a highly sensitive child
Psychologist Fay Van Der Kay-Levinson, PhD, explains what temperament characteristics are and how understanding your child's temperament can help you to better support... read more
Educational Specialist Nathalie Kunin, MEd, explains the different learning styles in children and how discovering your child's learning style can help him or her succeed
Sondra Santos Drahos, Educator & Blogger, shares advice for parents on the best method for handling children's different temperaments
Educational Psychologist Michele Borba, EdD, shares advice for parents on the best ways to help their shy child overcome his or her social anxiety
Jeffrey Kluger, Science Journalist & Author, shares advice for parents on what recent studies have shown to be the pros and cons of being an only child
Psychiatrist & Author SuEllen Hamkins, MD, explains how perfectionism in girls, if not dealt with, can often lead girls to become anorexic
Robert Brooks, PhD Therapist and Author, explains to parents how some children are born resilient and how some children, even siblings, can be born with a very different... read more
Watch Video: Addressing the temperaments of different children by Gioconda Aviles, ...
Parent Educator Rona Renner, RN, shares advice for parents on how to understand your child's temperament and how understanding his or her temperament can help in... read more
Parent Educator Rona Renner, RN, shares advice for parents on the best way to help your shy child feel comfortable and come out of his or her shell
Parent Educator Rona Renner, RN, shares advice for parents on the best way to help your child overcome his or her perfectionism and learn to accept making mistakes
Psychologist & Author Charlotte Reznick, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best way to help teach your child to control his or her anger
See Geoff Wells's video on Parenting a strong-willed child...
Parent Educator Rona Renner, RN, shares advice for parents on how to tell if a child is just spirited and high energy or should be tested for ADHD
Children with a low tolerance threshold often end up being a frustrated kid much of the time. Find out how you as a parent can help your frustrated kid relax and enjoy... read more
Psychologist & Author Madeline Levine, PhD, shares advice for parents on how to encourage creativity and passion in your artistically minded child
Therapist & Author Robert Brooks, PhD, shares advice for parents on how helping your child to identify his or her strengths can help them succeed and build confidence

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