The Provisions of the Primary Attachment Bond, and the Deprived in the Adopted Child
Role of maternal sensitivity in development
Health in childhood
Temperament in childhood
Development in childhood
- secure attachment (observed at 15 months) and maternal sensitivity (observed at 24 months) produced the highest competencies in three-year-old children,
- the least competent children would have a history of insecure attachment and maternal insensitivity,
- and the children reared with mixed or inconsistency would fall in between.