Touching behaviors of infants of depressed mothers during normal and perturbed interactions.

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The present study investigated the touching behaviors of 4-month-old infants of depressed and non-depressed mothers during the still-face (SF; maternal emotional unavailability) and separation (SP; maternal physical unavailability) procedures. Forty-one dyads participated in the present study; dyads were from low SES backgrounds and they exhibited poor… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.infbeh.2008.12.009

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@article{Moszkowski2009TouchingBO, title={Touching behaviors of infants of depressed mothers during normal and perturbed interactions.}, author={Robin J Moszkowski and Dale M. Stack and Nadine Girouard and Tiffany M Field and Maria Hernandez-Reif and Miguel A Diego}, journal={Infant behavior & development}, year={2009}, volume={32 2}, pages={183-94} }