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What is Attachment Parenting and Why is it Important?

What is Attachment Parenting and Why is it Important?

November 4, 2019
Attachment parenting is about the quality of the relationship between the caregiver and the child. It is a measure of the child’s connection to an adult caregiver and is formed when the child is young. Attachment research has shown how important it is – it lays the foundations for healthy brain development and shapes the way the child will later view the world and behave in adult intimate relationships. Scientific research on ...
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Parenting concerns? Call our parenting Helpline for support

Parenting concerns? Call our parenting Helpline for support

October 1, 2018
At Parent Help we offer the only parenting helpline in New Zealand that is available from 9am to 9pm – seven days a week. If you would like to talk with one of our trained telephone support workers, give our ...
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