Only Children Not Less Social: Monday Mention August 30, 2010
Photo: mikebaird, Flickr
If you have an only child, and you’re worried he/she might not be as social as kids with brothers and sisters, don’t you even worry about it. Only children show no sign of any social deficits by the time they reach adolescence, says a new study. Earlier findings revealed that only children had less self-control and fewer interpersonal skills than those with at least one sibling, but it seems this is not really the case, and you can read all about the new spin on things right here.