ERIC Number: EJ407390
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Infants at Social Risk: Maternal Depression and Family Support Services as Mediators of Infant Development and Security of Attachment.
Lyons-Ruth, Karlen, And Others.
Child Development, v61 n1 p85-98 Feb 1990
Infants of depressed mothers who were visited at home outperformed infants of depressed mothers who received no intervention services by an average of 10 points on the Bayley Mental Scale and were twice as likely to be classified as securely attached. Unserved, high-risk infants showed a high rate of insecure-disorganized attachments. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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