The lectures of the famous British child psychiatrist and psychoanalyst addressed to pediatricians, internists, obstetricians, nurses, and, of course, parents. For parents and expectant moms and dads – this book is immensely important because it relieves the unfounded anxiety and instills confidence. It describes and analyzes motherhood as it is, without horror and embellishment. For example, the feeling of total absorption in newborn, bordering on extinction of self, depression and irritation, fear of being “a bad mother”, the strange behavior of the child.
Professionals will be pleasantly surprised or, conversely, puzzled and a little shocked, but I’ll get food for thought.
Probably, Winnicott was also a kind man.
It is difficult to write the Foreword to the book, which is not like him, but maybe even harder to the one that is admired. I want to use some superlatives, and I think, I myself would this Preface did not believe. But what to do if the book of Winnicott is really an absolutely unique phenomenon in the psychological and psychoanalytic literature, and his figure is seen standing at the gates of modern non-classical analysis may be a kind of measure things.
I remember such a case: Continue reading
Every kid under the age of 7 years must sleep — this rule inspire parents, education specialists and child care. In all modes day — what is described on the Internet that used in kindergartens — day dream there is certainly. However, many parents are familiar with the fact that the child is not sleeping during the day. And there are babies who refuse to rest or sleep very bad, even in the months of age.
The reasons why the child is not sleeping
Various reasons why you might have a little sleep in the afternoon, pretty much. For example, one of the major — the child doesn’t need NAPs. Although it seems that children grow in your sleep, it is more important for these purposes it was night sleep. Therefore, as a rule, children who refuse to rest during the day, more than compensate for his good night. However, this is true only for kids who don’t suffer nervous breakdowns, inadequate behavior, moodiness and irritability. So to pacify temperament need at least a few hours of sleep per day in addition.
Another reason why the child can’t sleep during the day, called the peculiarities of his temperament. These little ones are usually related to children with special needs. This usually hyperactive children, who are particularly impulsivity, Continue reading
American marketers appreciate the “use value” child $100 thousand – that’s the number one American should spend on purchases throughout her life . E ugodno the average American child sees 40 thousand television commercials.
In the early 1990-ies, when the U.S. was spent annually on advertising aimed at children, not more than $100 million American parents and teachers worried that there is a growing generation that will take the most important amount of money and property.
In 2000-ies in America on advertising for children is spent annually to $12 billion.
Allen KannerAllen Kanner, a psychologist from Wright research Institute, believes that among children growing consumer sentiment. “Children become greedy consumers”, – says the psychologist. ” When I ask them, what are you going to do when I grow up, they respond that will make the money. When they discuss their friends, they talk about their clothes, the brands of clothes they wear, and not on their human qualities.”
Age requirement for advertising, is constantly decreasing. Now two-year-old child Continue reading