Does it matter how old you are when you have children? It’s a controversial topic and there is no definitive answer.
In this week’s episode Dr Justin Coulson looks at the research, in particular a recent correlational study looking at the advantages and disadvantages associated with the age a mother is when she has a child.
Dr Justin explains how health and physicality, stability of relationships, life experience, psychological maturity and psychological flexibility all play a part in the type of mother you’re likely to be, depending on your age.
Links mentioned in this episode:
- Time Out Is Not Your Only Option
- Have Dr Justin speak at your school or organisation
- Controlled Crying: Is it safe?
How to be the best parent you can be, no matter what age: