How do your children develop and why do they behave the way they do? We got some answers at the KMT Child Development and Community Conference. Physician and author, Gabor Maté, links parental stress to ADHD and other childhood problems. Developmental psychologist and author, Gordon Neufeld, emphasizes attachment and the danger of letting your kids become too peer-focused. And Jennifer Kolari gives straight forward advice on how to handle common behaviour problems. Check out the rest of the resources we've pulled together on our Child Development page.
TVOParents digital producer Karen Bridson had a listen to Gordon Neufeld's talk on bullying, and wondered what it means to be the bully.
And Sarah Michaelis, also a digital producer here at TVOParents, listened to Gabor Maté's talk...and was compelled to write Did I Get Cancer Because My Parents Yelled at Me?