Today, licensed child psychologist Dr. Cara Goodwin, PhD, joins the podcast to tackle some common topics from the angle of research and data. Oftentimes, scientific findings don’t reach parents - Dr. Goodwin shares how research can take up to 17 years to get to the people who really need it! In this episode we break down some important facts about holding your baby, sleep training, pacifiers, and Dr. Goodwin even has some science behind baby talk.
Dr. Goodwin specializes in child development and has spent many years doing research, assessing and conducting therapy with children of all ages, and training parents on how to use the most recent scientific findings to help their children. She founded Parenting Translator with the mission of taking up current scientific research and translating it into information that parents can use in their everyday lives.Speaking of useful information, you can hop over and take my new, fun quiz to assess your knowledge about labor pain!
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