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  1. Family Life
    The foundation of attachment parenting is rooted in Attachment Theory, which has historically centered on the role of the mother in the parent-child relationship. But this doesn't mean that fathers are any less important. A father's role in the parent-child relationship is invaluable in its...
  2. Toddler & Child
      Attachment theory began in the 1950s with the work of John Bowlby and Mary Ainsworth. Bowlby, an English psychiatrist, became interested in young children's responses to loss, and began studying the realms of attachment and bonding. He and Ainsworth, an American psychologist who conducted...
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