Common Child Temperament Traits

 

Discipline and Temperament

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How do I identify my child’s temperament?

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The 4 Temperaments

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The 9 Temperament Traits

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Navigating Through Your Child’s Temperament

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Child Temperament: How We Start to Become Ourselves | David C Rettew | TEDxBurlingtonED

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Navigating Your Child’s Temperament

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Positive mood: Kids who have positive mood tend to be generally cheerful, pleasant, and friendly. Negative mood: Kids who have a mood that veers toward negative tend to be cranky, unfriendly, and more prone to crying. 9 child temperament traits* Activity level Your child’s activity level is the amount of physical energy evident in typical daily activities and Sensitivity Your child’s sensory threshold, or how easily your child is bothered by changes in the environment. Low Regularity The rhythm or. Classic child development research conducted by Doctors Chess and Thomas has identified 9 temperamental traits: Activity Level: This is the child’s “idle speed or how active the child is generally.

Does the infant always wiggle, Distractibility: The. Characteristics of temperament Activity level: the level of physical activity, motion, restlessness or fidgety behavior that a child demonstrates in Approach and withdrawal: the way a child initially responds to a new stimulus (rapid and bold or slow and hesitant), Adaptability: the degree of. Therefore, many children are intelligent, creative, and inventive, no matter what their sign is. More logical children, like Virgo and Capricorn children, will enjoy doing puzzles, playing board games, and drawing. These kids like to do things that are structured.

Research shows that common middle child traits—including independence and strong negotiating skills—help middles take more risks. Firstborn Personality Traits Simply by being a couple’s first child, a firstborn will naturally be raised with a mixture of instinct and trial-and. Sanguine is the most common temperament type. It is typically either a primary type or a secondary type, although, of course, not everyone is sanguine.

This temperament type is just as likely to be found in men as it is in women. Among adult children of alcoholics, these are some of the 10 most common personality traits: Impulsive behavior: Adult children of alcoholics (ACOAs) will often impulsively make a choice or respond to a situation without thinking through the consequences or considering other options. Ultimately, this means that they will spend a lot of time trying to fix the problems that result. Common Characteristics of Gifted Individuals Because gifted children are so diverse, not all exhibit all characteristics all of the time.

However, there are common characteristics.

List of related literature:

Evaluations revealed that children born with difficult temperaments developed the most emotional and behavioral problems over time; 70 percent developed serious symptoms in adulthood.

“Attachment, Trauma, and Healing: Understanding and Treating Attachment Disorder in Children, Families and Adults” by Sumiko Hennessy, Michael Orlans, Terry M. Levy
from Attachment, Trauma, and Healing: Understanding and Treating Attachment Disorder in Children, Families and Adults
by Sumiko Hennessy, Michael Orlans, Terry M. Levy
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2014

Temperament and parental styles as predictors of ruminative brooding and worry.

“Handbook of Emotional Development” by Vanessa LoBue, Koraly Pérez-Edgar, Kristin A. Buss
from Handbook of Emotional Development
by Vanessa LoBue, Koraly Pérez-Edgar, Kristin A. Buss
Springer International Publishing, 2019

Temperament variations are one of the three principal sources of behavioral concern that parents bring to pediatricians (the others being actual behavior dysfunction and misperceptions of abnormality).

“Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics E-Book” by William B. Carey, Allen C. Crocker, Ellen Roy Elias, Heidi M. Feldman, William L. Coleman
from Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics E-Book
by William B. Carey, Allen C. Crocker, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2009

There are converging findings for some specific temperament by parenting interactions shaping development.

“Handbook of Parenting and Child Development Across the Lifespan” by Matthew R. Sanders, Alina Morawska
from Handbook of Parenting and Child Development Across the Lifespan
by Matthew R. Sanders, Alina Morawska
Springer International Publishing, 2018

Children whose temperaments are noncompliant, overactive, and ill-tempered at age 3 also have more externalizing behavior problems, including physical aggression, when they are 9 years old (Campbell, 2000).

“Social Development” by Ross D. Parke, Glenn I. Roisman, Amanda J. Rose
from Social Development
by Ross D. Parke, Glenn I. Roisman, Amanda J. Rose
Wiley, 2019

Special article: Behavioral genetics and child temperament.

“Handbook of Life-Span Development” by Lawerence K.W. Berg, PhD, Esq., Karen L. Fingerman, PhD, Toni C. Antonucci, PhD, Jacqui Smith, PhD, Cynthia Berg, PhD
from Handbook of Life-Span Development
by Lawerence K.W. Berg, PhD, Esq., Karen L. Fingerman, PhD, et. al.
Springer Publishing Company, 2010

So, for example, specific parenting behaviors, such as warm and sensitive caregiving, may heighten temperamental traits such as positive affectivity and approach and minimize temperamental tendencies to be fussy, fearful, or angry.

“Social Development: Relationships in Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence” by Marion K. Underwood, Lisa H. Rosen
from Social Development: Relationships in Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence
by Marion K. Underwood, Lisa H. Rosen
Guilford Publications, 2011

Children with more “difficult” temperaments in infancy, as measured by high-intensity negative emotions and low adaptability, display less positive sociability and more negative/aggressive behaviors with peers as preschoolers (NICHD ECCRN, 2001).

“The Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development” by Kathleen McCartney, Deborah Phillips
from The Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development
by Kathleen McCartney, Deborah Phillips
Wiley, 2011

Temperament, parenting, and social development.

“Parental Stress and Early Child Development: Adaptive and Maladaptive Outcomes” by Kirby Deater-Deckard, Robin Panneton
from Parental Stress and Early Child Development: Adaptive and Maladaptive Outcomes
by Kirby Deater-Deckard, Robin Panneton
Springer International Publishing, 2017

Behavioral genetics and child temperament.

“Handbook of Resilience in Children” by Sam Goldstein, Robert B. Brooks
from Handbook of Resilience in Children
by Sam Goldstein, Robert B. Brooks
Springer US, 2012

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  • I’m 100% choleric. Some people find it cool, but sometimes you feel like you are having anger issues and get into a lot of troubles because of it. Still better than being a crybaby anyways.

  • Hm…I think I’m more like the melancholic but after all the personal traits are too much to be
    classified into only 4 groups. 😉

  • We have created free videos that present each temperaments’ strengths and weaknesses. Watch it for free:

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5eJ0V5iaRtKt8OgyZKKdYnLT5JTR6A9N

  • i’m sanguine and melancholic, but mostly sanguine. although unfortunately it leads to being misunderstood by others, or i’m being told i’m too intense and unstable