Resources and Links

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Useful books and articles:

Fraiberg, S, Adelson, E & Shapiro, V. (1975) Ghosts in the Nursery: A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Problems of Impaired Infant-Mother Relationships. Journal of American Academy of Child Psychiatry, 14(3), 387-422. Available via 

Lieberman, A., Padron, E., Van Horn, P& Harris, W. (2005) Angels in the Nursery: The Intergenerational Transmission of Benevolent Parental Influences. Infant Mental Health Journal, 26(6), 504-520.

Mares, S., Newman, L. & Warren, B. (2011) Clinical Skills in Infant Mental Health, The First Three Years (2nd Edition). Acer Press

Perspectives in Infant Mental Health Publication

Zenah, C (ed). (2018) Handbook of Infant Mental Health. (4th edition). New York: The Guildford Press.


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