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Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica
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WENDLAND, Jaqueline. The clinical approach of parent-infant interaction: theoretical and methodological perspectives. Psicol. Reflex. Crit. [online]. 2001, vol.14, n.1, pp. 45-46. ISSN 1678-7153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-79722001000100004.
The influence of parent-infant interaction on social and affective child development has been the object of a significant number of studies in the past three decades. This paper focuses on the evolution of the studies in the parent-infant interaction's domain. This evolution is examined from a theoretical and methodological point of view, particularly in the clinical field. Some research themes that seem to be promising in this domain are also highlighted.
Keywords : Interaction; parent-infant; socio-emotional development.