Attachment and Brain Development


The Best Start Resource Centre has developed 15 Parent Tips to complement its website. These tips provide parents and future parents some practical suggestions to support their baby’s brain development.

Part 2 in the series talks about how healthy attachment as a positive effect on development:

Did you know that a baby’s secure relationships attachment is important for brain development? (click for tipsheet)

I love this video where Dr. Jean Victor Wittenberg from Sick Kids in Toronto talks about what secure attachment is and why it is important.

Categories: Ask A Pediatrician, Behaviour and Development, Parenting

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  1. How do you help your baby become a secure child and adult? | Psychologymum

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