Temperament is defined as [blank_start]biologically[blank_end] based [blank_start]individual[blank_end] differences in reactivity and [blank_start]self-regulation[blank_end] that tend to be stable over time and context
What are some of the dimensions of temperament? Select all that apply
Approach and withdrawal
Response to novel objects
Bella is 10 months old. She is a very positive baby for the most part, and displays mild to intense demonstrations of such moods. She normally approaches the novel stimuli with mild interest, and adapts well to change. She exhibits a normal, and regular pattern for both sleeping and feeding. What kind of temperament pattern would you say Bella has?
Slow to warm up
What are the characteristics of children that are 'Slow to Warm up?' Select all that apply
Regular / rhythmic patterns of sleep and feeding
Moderately intense moods
Mild intensity of reaction to new stimuli
What are some of the biological contributions to temperament? Select all that apply
What contributes to stability? Select all that apply
Matilda is having a tantrum in the grocery store because her mother wouldn't buy her lollies. Her mother says "if you keep behaving like this, I won't give you dessert tonight." Matilda is very unhappy, but forces herself to stop having a tantrum. What does this behaviour display?