Understanding Temperament

By: Love'sia Menifee


Temperament is a person's unique emotional makeup. It helps determine how he reacts to his environment. Knowing a baby's temperament can help you give him exactly the type of care he/she needs.

Recognizing a baby's temperament

Observe them in different situations. By recognizing their temperament, you can learn to work with the baby to ensure a happy and healthy emotional development. Every baby is unique and parents need to accept and nurture their baby's individual style to develop the best relationship possible.
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Resolving Temperament Conflicts

Temperament traits cannot be changed. Rather, parents should adapt. Look for positive ways to do this.