A Scientific American article that explains research done by Stony Brook University where very critical parenting seems to be linked to the development of anxiety later on in the life of the children that may last a lifetime. Click here for the article.
An interesting article and infographic on the effects of spanking on children. The infographic also provides alternatives to discipline. This is the link to the article and infographic.
An interesting article on the fact that babies need people talking to them in order to build up their brain. Here is the link from mindbodygreen.com.
On yelling In this article, Rachel talks about how instead of yelling at her children, she learned to be empathic with them, and how this radically changed their relationship quality. “Yelling shuts down the communication; it severs the bond; it causes people to separate – instead of come closer.”