A.C.T. (5) Ayeka: Are You Upstairs or Downstairs     While the primitive brain is fully developed by six months in utero, the pre-frontal cortex isn’t developed until age twenty! To help children develop self-control, tap the back of your head and say, “This is where your Baby Brain [BB] is. Like a baby, it…

Every act of self-control builds self-respect. Click here to access lesson 1 from this series. When parents praise children for practicing self-control at an early age, they will be more likely to resist the major temptations they will face as teens. Even a three-year-old can be praised for “victories,” such as being patient and helpful….