Parenting Resource

How Babies Begin to Develop Self-Control in the First 3 Years

Download Files En español Feb 24, 2016

In this podcast, Dr. Brenda Jones Harden describes how young children develop self-control, starting even in the first year of life, and how parent can set limits with love.

ZERO TO THREE’s podcast series, Little Kids, Big Questions, addresses some of the most common (and challenging) issues facing parents of babies and toddlers. This podcast welcomes Dr. Brenda Jones Harden, associate professor at the University of Maryland College Park. She is a clinician and researcher whose work focuses on the development and mental health of children at environmental risk, and the implementation and evaluation of early intervention programs for this population.