Childhood psychology

As they say, each child is unique and yours is certainly the most special of them all. Since you want his growth and development to be the best they can be, there’s one thing you can’t forget about: his emotions. In this area of You are Mom, we’ll go deep into behavioral problems, the value of emotional intelligence, how to handle tantrums, and the most common psychological disorders in children. Trust us, our articles can help.

I Have Autism and I Can Learn

Every April 2nd, World Autism Awareness Day is celebrated to make people more aware of this condition and to fight for the rights of those who suffer from it. This year, under the slogan “I can learn. I can work”,…

The Effects of Confinement on Children

We can’t deny the fact that children have become an example of adaptation in the current situation we’re experiencing. But that doesn’t mean that it doesn’t affect them. In the article below, we’ll examine the effects of confinement on children.…

Autism and The Intestinal Microbiome

All mammals possess an invisible organ that, until very recently, science had ignored: The intestinal microbiome. This organ consists of an incredible variety of microorganisms. It’s become clear that we depend on the proper functioning of this microbial organ to…

Learn All About Secondary Enuresis

From two years of age, most children stop using diapers and start potty training. Some take longer than others. However, some children wet themselves again after a long period of dryness. Why does this happen? In this article, we’ll talk…

What Exactly is Tourette Syndrome?

Tourette syndrome is a disorder involving motor and verbal tics that appear during childhood. It causes minors to emit sudden movements and sounds that are repetitive and uncontrollable. This condition can affect a person’s quality of life. However, because of…

Is Learning by Osmosis Possible?

When we talk about learning by osmosis, we’re referring to learning that takes place in a natural way while sharing with others. There is a multitude of ways for children to learn, and not only in the classroom. Every form…

Treatment of ADHD in Children

Nowadays, many people doubt the actual existence of this disorder. However, in many cases, the treatment of ADHD in children is necessary and effective. That’s why it’s important to know what it consists of and when it should, or shouldn’t,…

5 Jean Piaget Quotes About Children

In this article, you’ll discover some Jean Piaget quotes. He was one of the most important child psychologists of all time, who studied child development. Interestingly, his children were unwittingly the “guinea pigs” for his scientific research. But we mustn’t…