ERIC Number: EJ261229
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
Reference Count: 0
The Experience of Pregnancy: A Developmental Process.
Valentine, Deborah P.
Family Relations, v31 n2 p243-48 Apr 1982
Reviews the literature on pregnancy, indicating that there is a predictable and uniform psychological process associated with the experience for both expectant parents. Identifies specific developmental tasks for both expectant mothers and fathers. Suggests that the manner in which prospective parents handle the pregnancy will affect post-partum adjustment. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A