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How Positive Growth and Development Leads to Emotional Competence in Early Childhood

How Positive Growth and Development Leads to Emotional Competence in Early Childhood

Growth and development do not only refer to physical changes and advances. It also includes the emotional, social, and psychological growth of the person. The first five years of the child’s life are very crucial. It is during these years that the child begins to think, socialize and communicate. During these early years of life, […]

Learn About the Truth Behind the Phrase ‘All Work and No Play Makes Jack a Dull Boy”

Learn About the Truth Behind the Phrase

We have all heard the phrase “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy” while majority of us know the meaning behind the phrase, how many of us contemplate it at a deeper level and apply it to our lives? This proverb literally means that it is not good to work all the […]

Do You Need to Visit Your Doctor Regarding Your Child’s Development?

Do You Need to Visit Your Doctor Regarding Your Child’s Development

As the child grows and develops, they begin to hit certain developmental milestones like walking, talking and crawling. Although every child grows at a different pace and goes through certain developmental milestones approximately around the same time. A child can be said to have a developmental delay when he/she has not developed or gained one […]

Teaching the Art of Self-Introduction in Early Childhood as Stepping Stones of Communication and Social Skills

Teaching the Art of Self-Introduction in Early Childhood

Naming is often the beginning of knowing. Roxanne Kriete Communication plays a very important role in our lives. It is through communication that we are able to express ourselves clearly and confidently in all aspects of our lives. Being able to communicate effectively is one of the most important of all life skills. As a […]

Language Development and its Relationship with Emotional Development in Early Childhood

Language Development and its Relationship with Emotional Development

Children apparently have an inherent ability to form words and sentences essential for communication. There are linguists who believe that language learning is an innate skill. That children are predisposed to learning and understanding their mother tongue. In 1960, Noam Chomsky, gave a controversial theory. He said that every child is born with a device […]

Bonding With Your Adopted Child

Bonding With Your Adopted Child

Children are globally known as harbingers of happiness and light to any family, whether adopted or biological. The younger the child is when they are adopted, the easier it becomes for them to adjust. The key to sharing a healthy bond with an adopted child is constant communication, understanding, and respecting their needs. Cuddling with […]

How You Got Your Parents’ Looks: Heredity and its Contributions in Physical Attributes of a Child

How You Got Your Parents’ Looks

When a parent hears someone say that their child’s physical features resemble them, it brings them pride. An individual enthusiastically shares such stories with loved ones. They can see themselves in their child and adore the process to help their little bundle of joy growing up. Sometimes it may also get a little feisty when […]

A JOURNEY TOWARDS EMOTIONAL MATURATION AND INTELLIGENCE THROUGH EMOTIONAL REGULATION

A Journey Towards Emotional Maturation and Intelligence Through Emotional Regulation

After birth, when the mother holds her baby, it makes the child feel secure and comfortable; this is the first emotion a child feels. Also, each one of us feels emotions as we grow but understands them later in life. Thus, the death of a dear one, a breakup, monetary problems, loss of a job, […]

IS A CHILD’S INTELLIGENCE AFFECTED BY ITS ENVIRONMENT?

IS A CHILD'S INTELLIGENCE AFFECTED BY ITS ENVIRONMENT

A child is like dough. It will shape up the way you want it to mold. Nature and nurture have equally played crucial roles in determining how we grow up as adults. Intelligence is inherited, but environmental factors also play a significant role in developing intelligence in a child. The Importance of Nurture too : […]

HOW CAN SPECIAL PROFESSIONAL SERVICES HELP MOULD THE PATHWAY FOR YOUR DIFFERENTLY-ABLED

“The only true disability is the inability to accept and respect differences” is a quote that aptly highlights how we should accept and understand who is different from us. A differently-abled child requires special care and guidance to suitably address their needs by which they can shine as bright as any other child. Often, there […]