Ever wondered why your children are so different?
They are brought up in the same broad social environment, under a similar set of rules and an identical family value system.
They also come from the same genetic pool yet they can be so different in personality, interests and achievement. While they may be born into the same family they are not born into the same position. The effects of their birth position have a significant impact on children, their behavior and their personalities. In order to really understand children it is useful to look at how their position in the family impacts on their development.
If we look at the big three in birth order - first, middle and youngest - we will notice that children born in each position share a similar set of characteristics. Note that birth order presents possibilities only for parents. Also only children share similar birth orde...(sign-up as a member to continue reading this article)