Introduction to attachment

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  • Introduction to attachment
    • Caregiver-infant interaction
  • Parent and infant attachment
    • Most babies form attachment to their mothers first.
    • Attachment figure
      • The role of the father
        • Grossman carried out longitudinal study looking at both parent's behaviour and its relationship quality of children's attachment into their teens
          • It was found that the quality of fathers' play with the infant was related to the quality if adolescence attachment.
            • Fathers have different role in attachment- one that is to do with play and stimulation
      • Introduction to attachment
        • Caregiver-infant interaction
  • 75% of infants studied formed attachment to their fathers at around 18 months
    • This was determined by the fact the infants protested when their fathers waled away
    • Most babies form attachment to their mothers first.

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