Statement about the January 6, 2021 assault on the U.S. Capitol.
Scientists know how vital relationships are to humans, with enormous power in infancy.
The Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University offers lots of great information online, including these short videos about early child development.
Children have essential needs for nurturing care and time with their parents.
Researchers have come up with creative, scientific studies that measure some of the effects of parenting behaviors.
Emotions are not just a personal issue. A person’s emotional development has effects on how well they function in social situations.
The story of one family's experience with learning how to care for their son, who has severe food allergies.
Talk may be cheap...
This article is the last of a five-part series designed to share parents'
Teens must have ever increasing opportunities to practice reasoning and decision making: “In order to strengthen their decision-making skills, teens need environments that prese