Dr. Christia Brown





By Dr. Christia Brown

Parenting Beyond Pink and Blue

A guide that helps parents focus on their children’s unique strengths and inclinations rather than on gendered stereotypes to more effectively bring out the best in their individual children, for parents of infants to middle schoolers.

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Has anyone ever finished a media interview delighted with their fabulous and brilliant answers? My answers always feel either too specific or too vague #goldilocks #AcademicTwitter

My rosy view of the world tapped out by 10am. Fun fact today: Over the course of a 40-year-work life, Black and Latinx women will earn about $1 million less than the (very) average White man. For White women, it is $500K. https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/women/reports/2020/03/24/482141/quick-facts-gender-wage-gap/

Today was my first day reading the news where it didn’t feel like doomscrolling. #2021needstoarrivenow

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Psychology Today

Kids, Politics, and the Gender Divide

Children are interested in elections, and have strong opinions about candidates, but underestimate gender biases in politics and government. Read More on the Psychology Today blog.

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Representation Matters

Regardless of gender identity, kids and teens want, and need, to be seen and affirmed. Representation and actual knowledge matters. This shouldn't be confined to one day a year.   Read More

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