ERIC Number: EJ276509
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Reference Count: 0
A Review of Attachment Formation and Disorder of Handicapped Children.
Blacher, Jan; Meyers, C. E.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v87 n4 p359-71 Jan 1983
Attachment development and disorder of handicapped populations was reviewed categorically by handicap and by procedures studying attachment and analogous behavior. Evidence suggests that attachment between young handicapped children and their mothers or caretakers may be delayed, dulled, or even absent. Implicatons for service delivery and child abuse issues are considered. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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