Attachment In Early Childhood

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Attachment in early childhood is one of the most important ways that children develop and young children that are not given any attachment in early childhood can lead to major negative impacts that can affect them for the rest of their lives. We know that the first year of children’s lives impacts their development and learning as they grow. Caregiver’s can help infants and toddlers form attachments in various ways while they are in their care. According to Gonzalez-Mena and Eyer, “brain development research indicates that these early experiences, if repeated, actually form stable neural pathways” (2015, p. 95) and “these early connections in the brain are related to attachment experiences” (2015, p. 96). Caregivers can help infants and toddlers

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