Practice Guidance

Understanding a child’s neurobiology to assess the impact of contact with birth parents

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Contents Introduction Types of trauma The brain Using neurobiology in contact assessment Non trauma or “in the window” response Traumatic or “out of the window” response The F responses Case examples Impact of contact on the baby’s developing brain Conclusion References Community Care Inform has commissioned a series of guides on the trauma model and […]

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