Tag: Child Development

Boys Stay Close to Mom and be a Good Citizen

Boys Stay Close to Mom and be a Good Citizen

A report which has been published in the journal Child Development has found that the relationship between mother and son can have a bearing on the son’s behavior as he reaches adolescence. As the boy grows up his relationship with his mother changes but the earlier years appear to influence the way the boy will [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Maternal Separation

Maternal Separation

Close proximity of a mother to her infant or child is necessary for survival in humans and other mammals. The close contact promotes emotional attachment and helps to provide food, comfort, and safety. Maternal separation is just as important as close contact for the development of individuality and continued growth of the mother-child relationship. Separations [...]

September 17, 2011 More