Psychosocial Issues in Day Care / Edition 1

Psychosocial Issues in Day Care / Edition 1

by Shahla Chehrazi
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American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated

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Psychosocial Issues in Day Care / Edition 1

With most American women in the work force, day care has become an urgent issue in today's society. This book provides a much-needed comprehensive overview of the psychological, developmental, and social implications of day care and examines many of the current issues facing parents and professionals.

American Psychiatric Publishing

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ISBN-13: 9780880483100
Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/01/1990
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

Developmental Considerations and Day Care. Psychological-developmental implications of current patterns of early child care. Current research on early day care. Developmental risks associated with infant day care: attachment, insecurity, noncompliance, and aggression. Early day care from an infant mental health perspective. Effects of day care: implications of current knowledge. The Relationship Between Parents and Child Care Providers. Balancing working and parenting. The child care provider: pivotal player in the child's world. A comparison study of toddlers cared for by mothers or substitute caregivers. Understanding children's responses to separation. Pediatric Issues in Day Care. Health and safety in child care. Childhood illness and day care. Child Abuse and Day Care. Sexual abuse in day care. Toward the prevention of child abuse in day care. Working with maltreated children and families in day care settings. National Policy and Day Care. The expanding federal role in child care. Child care law and child care advocacy.

American Psychiatric Publishing

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