Practice Guidance

Impact of infant neglect: 0 to two years

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Photo: Mitarart/Fotolia Learning points This guide examines the short-term and the longer-term impact of infant neglect on the developing child. Explore how the different types of neglect will impact on the infant. ¬†Contents Introduction Different types of neglect Thresholds of neglect Physical neglect Nutritional neglect Emotional neglect Educational neglect Medical neglect Lack of supervision and […]

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