Developing Self Control in Children

Andy Hab
3 min readSep 4, 2023

Do children have self control?

Good question. Indeed self control develops with age as the brain develops. It’s known as executive function amongst researchers and is mostly guided by the front of the brain.

But that’s the point.

What’s the point?

Well, an academic paper I stumbled across reviewed the concept of self control…

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Andy Hab

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