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ERIC Number: EJ575980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0164-8527
Maternal Guilt: Helping Mothers of Infants and Toddlers in Child Care.
Mann, Mary Beth; Thornburg, Kathy R.
Child Care Information Exchange, n122 p26-29 Jul-Aug 1998
The concepts, causes, and issues surrounding maternal guilt have significant implications for early childhood professionals. Child care providers can assist parents in choosing appropriate child care; promote positive communication and rapport with parents; reassure parents that maternal anxiety is normal; promote understanding of the concept of healthy separation; and exhibit sensitivity to mothers' need for involvement. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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