Clegg Kraynok/Seifert/Hoffnung/Hoffnung

Video Labs: Chapter #7-Psychosocial  Development in Early Childhood

Jimmy Kimmel Talks to Kids - What's the Difference Between a Boy & a Girl?


This video shows Jimmy Kimmel talking to children about what makes boys and girls different. Please note that this is a segment from a late night show and is intended to be humorous. Run Time: 3:47

aggressive behaviors in children.jpg
How can I get my child to stop pinching, hitting, biting, scratching, and throwing things?

This video shows a nurse discussing why children engage in aggressive behaviors and proper parenting techniques to eliminate these behaviors. Run Time: 2:50

Theory of Mind.jpg
Theory of Mind – Uta Frith

This video shows Dr. Uta Frith discussing how we theorize what others are thinking, feeling, and believe. She discusses Theory of Mind and how it relates to the autism spectrum, social interactions, and mentalizing vs empathy. Run Time: 10:55

Demonstration of Theory of Mind.jpg
A simple map of typical “Theory of Mind” development

This video shows Dr. Alison Gopnik demonstrating Theory of Mind tasks and discussing how Theory of Mind develops over the course of early childhood. The demonstrations show that children cannot conceive of other’s thoughts, beliefs, ideas, perceptions, and preferences. It is not until children are well into early childhood that they can reliably complete these tasks (depending on the task, cognitive maturation, and experiences of a given child). Run Time: 4:46