Temperament and Parenting

Books/Materials about Temperament for Parents

Books/Materials about Temperament for Professionals

Rothbart, Mary K.Becoming Who We Are: Temperament and Personality in DevelopmentGuilford Press, 2011.

Kristal, Jan.The Temperament Perspective: Working with children's behavioral styles.Brookes, 2005. OUT OF PRINT!

Keogh, Barbara K.Temperament in the classroom: Understanding individual differences. Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co., 2002.

Guerin, Diana, Oliver, Pamella and Gottfried, Allen.Temperament: Infancy through adolescence. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003.

Andersen, Kate.The temperament guides, Volume II: Activities for early intervention professionals and families. Behavioral-Developmental Initiatives, 2002.

Andersen, Kate.The temperament guides, Volume I: Resources for early intervention professionals. Behavioral-Developmental Initiatives, 2000.

Ruff, Holly Alliger & Rothbart, Mary K.,Attention in Early Development: Themes and Variations. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Chess, Stella, and Thomas, Alexander.Goodness of Fit Brunner-Routledge, 1999.

Kohnstamm, Gedolph, Mervielde, Ivan and Halverson, Charles,Parental descriptions of child behavior: Antecedents of the Big Five? Laurence Erlbaum, 1998.

Chess, Stella, and Thomas, Alexander.Temperament theory and practice. New York: Brunner/Mazel, 1996.

Now in its Second Printing!!! Carey, William. B. and McDevitt, Sean C.Coping with children's temperament: A guide for professionals. New York: Basic Books, 1995.

Chess Stella, and Thomas, Alexander.Goodness of Fit. Brunner-Routledge, 1999.