Promoting Persistence and Self-Esteem
Lecture no. 16 from the course: Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive
Taught by Professor Peter M. Vishton | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Children are born with tremendous optimism and an impressive ability to bounce back from failures. But this optimism typically drops throughout childhood and into the teen years. Grasp the developmental processes associated with these changes and learn ways parents can help kids stay positive, most notably by promoting a good attributional style.