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Infant/Child Development and the Importance of Children's Feelings

Our Earliest Feelings: Enjoyment, Shame, Disgust, & Dissmell

We are continuing with our exploration of infant, child, and adolescent development and three major developmental topics -- feelings, language, and cognition. This month we examine the last four of our nine earliest feelings: enjoyment, shame, disgust, and dissmell. Read More

Your Earliest Thoughts/Feelings

Just wondering if you recall your earliest thoughts or feelings as a young baby? It would be great to hear your 1st hand experience to deepen the discussion...

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Paul C. Holinger, M.D., M.P.H., is a psychiatrist and adult and child/adolescent psychoanalyst. He is author of What Babies Say Before They Can Talk.

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