Emotional Development

The importance of good parenting.

How can parents increase development in this area?

- protect and make baby feel secure

- encourage positive behavior and attempts to learn

- be affectionate

- offer a buffer during stressful times

- provide responsive care

The early development of social and emotional strengths has clear value for a meaningful future and productive society.

Child development theorist

Did you know?

As an infant your child is already learning to differentiate between trust and mistrust and is able to recognize a healthy relationship between a caregiver and someone who provide the basic needs!