Caregiver Infant Interaction (Research)

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  • Caregiver Infant Interaction
    • Mimicking
      • Ability to copy facial expressions of carers
      • Melzoff and Moore (77)
        • Infant mimicry is innate
    • Reciprocity
      • Children and carers respond to each other's behaviour
      • Beebe et al. (2010)
        • Good reciprocity produces a secure attachment
    • Interactional Synchrony
      • Childrens tendency to move their bodies in response to adult speech
      • Isabella and Belsky (91)
        • If the mother was unresponsive or over stimulating, this is associated with insecure attachment


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