TITLE

A good idea that doesn't work: the Parent Baby Interaction Programme

AUTHOR(S)
Ward Platt, Martin P.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Nov2007, Vol. 92 Issue 6, pF427
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on the Parent Baby Interaction Program (PBIP) in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) setting. They discuss the difficulties in establishing appropriate parenting imposed on families as a result of their baby needing intensive care. They added that interventions might improve parenting, attachment and behavior of the children and maternal sensitivity towards the baby. On the other hand, they stresses the ineffectiveness of the program.
ACCESSION #
27628315

 

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