Practice Guidance

Disconnected and extremely Insensitive Parenting Measure (DIP scale): assessment tool

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This tool is part of the attachment knowledge and practice hub. The purpose of the DiP scale This measure of parental behaviour was designed by Dorothee Out and her colleagues in 2009. It provides categories and parental behaviours that could be observed when using the guided parenting tasks or during general observations. The first category […]

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