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Jacqueline Woolley, Chair The University of Texas at Austin, SEA 4.212, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 475-7596

"5 Parenting Myths You Can Kiss Goodbye"

Posted: February 1, 2006

“Babies aren’t a blank slate,” says Sam Gosling, Ph.D., an associate professor of psychology at The University of Texas at Austin. “We’re all born with a baseline of anxiety or outgoingness, for example, and a parent can influence her child only within a biologically determined range.” ...from "5 Parenting Myths You Can Kiss Goodbye", by Sam Gosling, in the February issue of Parenting.

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