Latest Child development Stories
Brains develop in the context of experience.
Approximately 2 million children in the United States have at least one parent deployed in military service; 750,000 of those children are 5 years old and younger.
Kids are not equipped to know how to heal from incidents like the recent Boston Marathon at their young ages, they should not know how. Dr.
A simple in-home training program for caregivers can give children of AIDS patients a better shot at prosperity by improving their early-childhood development.
Toddlers whose parents praised their efforts more than they praised them as individuals had a more positive approach to challenges five years later.
A new study from scientists in Norway studied the relationship between behavioral issues and day care, determining that there is little evidence to show that there is a direct correlation in the increase of behavioral issues due to a higher amount of time spent in day care.
A new study out by researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, found large differences in the criteria that states use to determine eligibility for Part C early intervention services for infants and toddlers who have developmental delays.
Managing stress and grief as a result of crisis, such as the one at the Sandy Hook Elementary School is a challenge, even for the most experienced, trained professionals.
Toddlers with more developed language skills are better able to manage frustration and less likely to express anger by the time they're in preschool.
A new study by scientists at the University of Iowa has determined that parental bonding early on could result in behavioral and emotional benefits for the child.