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Rappler's latest stories on child psychology


[Science Solitaire] How do kids know what's 'real?'

Jul 05, 2020 - 11:00 AM

'Kids are smarter than we give them credit for'

If you can save only a few things, save someone’s childhood

Mar 01, 2020 - 11:00 AM

Traumatic childhood experiences, especially in pre-school, can stunt children’s brains in ways that would be most difficult to overcome

Should parents talk to children about the Paris attacks?

Nov 16, 2015 - 12:10 PM

Most child psychology experts believe that children should be told but warn that parents have to be careful not to allow them to be overwhelmed by fear or horror at what happened

VIGIL. Beatriz Gonzalez (C), the mother of Paris attacks victim Nohemi Gonzalez, is embraced by her husband Jose (L) during a candlelight vigil at the California State University in Long Beach, California, USA, 15 November 2015. Photo by Eugene Garcia/EPA

'Gifted' 4-year old math whiz is a regular kid too

Nov 26, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Miko is a four year old math prodigy; but when he s not busy solving square roots he s just like any other fun loving boy

PEMDAS MY BOY. Child prodigy Miko Secillano smile after solving some basic math problems. At only 4-years old, Miko can calculate square roots and has memorized 118 elements in the periodic table. Photo from Philip Secillano

Psychological Assoc. of the Phil. on 'being gay' article

Mar 17, 2013 - 12:10 PM

The PAP enjoins Filipino psychologists to stand by their professional and ethical commitments to affirm the rights and wellbeing of all individuals