The Sibling Effect

Who Keeps Grown Siblings Together?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Singles are the glue in keeping the family together.

Two Siblings, One Spotlight

By Rebecca Webber
What's the secret of families that produce multiple achievers within the same field?

Mom and Dad Love(d) Me Best. Are You Sure?

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Can favoritism be avoided?

5 Things Every Teen Wants Their Parent to Know

By Joanne Stern Ph.D.
Have you ever thought of asking your teenager for advice?

Are Firstborns Really Brighter?

By Jena Pincott
What can explain a 3-point average difference in IQ scores?

Mom Always Liked You Best – Re-Analyzing Sibling Rivalry

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
What impact does a sibling really have on our lives?

31 Quotes on Siblings

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Brothers and sisters...for life.

The Dark Side of Siblings

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
The dirty family secret parents dismiss.

What Difference Do Siblings Make?

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Are siblings really "Good for Nothing"?

Sibling Spats: How to Keep the Peace

By Elaine Shpungin Ph.D.
Help kids resolve minor disputes without playing judge or jury.

Do Only Children Have Difficulties Making Friends?

By Irene S Levine Ph.D.
Say good-bye to the myth of the lonely, friendless, only child