Temperament and Parenting


Temperament and Parenting

Discussion about temperament and discipline.

Books/Materials about Temperament for Parents

Books/Materials about Temperament for Professionals

Martin, Roy P., Lease, Michele A. & Slobodskaya, Helena R. Temperament and Children: Profiles of Individual Differences. Springer, 2020.

Carey, William B. & McDevitt, Sean C. Child Behavioral Assessment and Management: Second Edition. Behavioral-Developmental Initiatives, 2016.

Rothbart, Mary K. Becoming Who We Are: Temperament and Personality in Development Guilford Press, 2011.

Rettew, David Child Temperament: New Thinking About the Boundary Between Traits and Illness. Norton, 2013.

Kristal, Jan The Temperament Perspective: Working with children's behavioral styles. Brookes, 2005. OUT OF PRINT!

Keogh, Barbara K. Temperament in the classroom: Understanding individual differences. Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co., 2002.

Guerin, Diana, Oliver, Pamella and Gottfried, Allen. Temperament: Infancy through adolescence. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003.

Andersen, Kate. The temperament guides, Volume II: Activities for early intervention professionals and families. Behavioral-Developmental Initiatives, 2002.

Andersen, Kate. The temperament guides, Volume I: Resources for early intervention professionals. Behavioral-Developmental Initiatives, 2000.

Ruff, Holly Alliger & Rothbart, Mary K., Attention in Early Development: Themes and Variations. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Chess, Stella, and Thomas, Alexander. Goodness of Fit Brunner-Routledge, 1999.

Kohnstamm, Gedolph, Mervielde, Ivan and Halverson, Charles, Parental descriptions of child behavior: Antecedents of the Big Five? Laurence Erlbaum, 1998.

Chess, Stella, and Thomas, Alexander. Temperament theory and practice. New York: Brunner/Mazel, 1996.

Now in its Second Printing!!! Carey, William. B. and McDevitt, Sean C. Coping with children's temperament: A guide for professionals. New York: Basic Books, 1995.

Chess Stella, and Thomas, Alexander. Goodness of Fit. Brunner-Routledge, 1999.