The ‘Still Face’ Experiment: The Importance Of The Mother-Child Bond.

  As newborn babies, we enter the world ‘hard-wired’ (i.e. neurologically predisposed) and driven to form a powerful bond with our primary carer. How well the quality of this bond (which psychologists normally refer to as ‘attachment’) develops has a critical impact on the infant’s psychological and emotional development. Indeed, if the manner in which […]