ERIC Number: EJ301360
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Infant Mental Health and Biological Risk.
Parmelee, Arthur H.; And Others
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v8 n2 p219-26 1984
The problem discussed are: (1) Infants seen with medical conditions that have associated psychosocial problems including child abuse. (2) Infants seen who have recovered from critical illnesses, but are "at risk" for later developmental disability. (3) Infants seen with normal variations of behavior that are misinterpreted by their parents or physicians as due to a medical problem. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Special Issue: Infant Mental Health--From Theory to Intervention.