The Swedish family: transition to parenthood.

  title={The Swedish family: transition to parenthood.},
  author={Marjorie A White and Margaret E Wilson and Gunnel Elander and B. -A. Persson},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of caring sciences},
  volume={13 3},
Family interaction during pregnancy and the transition to parenthood creates the social environment in which the fetus becomes part of the family, family relationships and roles are reorganized, and the infant's temperament appears. The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships among family dynamics, parental-fetal attachment, and infant temperament across the transition to parenthood. A sample of 91 families in Helsingborg, Sweden completed the Family Dynamics Measure and the… CONTINUE READING

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