Listening to a Baby's Brain: Changing the Pediatric Checkup to Reduce Toxic Stress.

Printer Friendly, PDF & Email
Page Count
3
Year Published
2013
Author (Individual)
Gerwin, Carol.
Author (Organization)
Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University.
Resource Type
Brief
Resource Format
HTML
Resource Language
English
This article discusses the role of the pediatrician in addressing toxic stress and the development of recommendations by the American Academy of Pediatrics for implementing prevention, screening, and treatment in clinical practice. The Purposeful Parenting program is highlighted as a way to emphasize face time with infants, and the effectiveness of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy is discussed.

Do you have something you think is appropriate for the library? Submit Library Resources.