How to talk with a child so that he listens to you
Olga, the mother of 9-year-old Maxim, often says to her son: “Turn off the TV! You watch it all day! ” "No, now my favorite cartoon is coming, and I…

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Parents in a smartphone: impact on children
Recently, we often hear that digital technology is breaking down bonds between people and contributing to social isolation. Ironically, social networks allow us to virtually communicate with people almost around…

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8 tips for developing child independence
If you want to raise a self-confident child who is able to make decisions independently, you need to give him freedom for this. The key to raising an independent child…

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Rivalry between children in single-parent families

Combined families have become commonplace today, and many parents are quite normal about this. But such families greatly affect the psyche of children falling into them. Often, attempts to combine two families into one leads to the fact that step-by-step children begin to compete with each other. This process can be very painful and complicated. Let’s look at a few tips on how to deal with rivalry among stepchildren.

Rivalry between step-children and child psychology

According to statistics, today every second marriage breaks up. Therefore, re-marriages are becoming common. If you and your new spouse already have children, you all come together to form a new family. Due to the nature of child psychology, you may encounter rivalry between children, and this may interfere with your enjoyment of family life. How does the formation of a new family affect the psyche? Continue reading

The difference between discipline and child abuse
Parents can and should teach their child discipline. The task of parents is to voice their expectations of the child’s behavior, explain to him the rules, norms and moral values.…

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What parents should not tell their daughter
It is extremely important for a little girl what her parents think and say about her. Parents for a girl are the whole world, and therefore, if they say something…

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The main thing in raising a child is love
Parents around the world argue about how to raise their children and what methods to use. But is it really important? Are some parenting methods better than others? A group…

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Second Child Syndrome: Causes and Consequences
According to the famous Austrian psychologist Alfred Adler, certain character traits of a child depend on whether he was the first-born or second child in the family. Middle children may…

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