The First Three Years
Why are the first three years so important?
Exactly what type of brain development happens in the first three years?
Can damage to the brain, caused by emotional neglect during the first three years, be repaired later in life?
What is attachment?
How does attachment develop?
What is the difference between secure and insecure attachment?
Insecure attachment problems
What is the problem with an insecure attachment?
Can the baby become attached to more than one caregiver?
Fathers as Caregivers
Can a father be a primary attachment figure?
Primary Attachment Figures
Why is the primary attachment figure the best carer in the first three years?
What about mothers working outside of the home?
Back to Work?
If I want to return to work, when is the best time?
Exactly what is meant by responsive, loving and consistent care?
Which is the best/least damaging type of child care?