The Dolphin Way

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The Benefits of Mistakes and Failure – The Dolphin Way

As children try new things, make mistakes, and fail, they learn that not everything works out on the first or even the tenth time. Mistakes allow children an opportunity to stop and assess what they’re doing, and to consider what they can change in order to succeed next time. Children who understand that failure is a necessary step towards success perform better. Read More

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Shimi Kang, M.D., is an award-winning, Harvard-trained psychiatrist and author of The Dolphin Way.

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