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Associations Between Maternal Stress and Infant Attachment Behaviors

Semester: Fall 2023


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This study investigates how maternal stress during pregnancy and postnatally influences infants' attachment behaviors at seven months. The study reveals a positive correlation between prenatal stress and infant resistance. Contrary to hypotheses, postnatal stress negatively correlates with infant resistance. This research's results challenge established theories, highlighting the need for further exploration.

Presenter Name: Sola Yu

Presentation Type: Poster
Presentation Format: Virtual
Presentation #42
College: Social & Behavioral Science
School / Department: Psychology
Research Mentor: Lee Raby

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