TITLE

All in the family

AUTHOR(S)
Armstrong, Harvey
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 12, p1693
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the psychological and physiological importance of parenting in child development. Principles of parenting; Changes in a child's needs; Parenting reflected in a child's brain structure and chemistry; Most critical period of parenting; Obstacles to stable nurturing; Single mothers; Stages of parenting; The hostile adolescent; Parent's sense of self; Parent management training.
ACCESSION #
9712224008

 

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