Tag: "closeness" at medical news
Major study finds effects of child care quality linger into the second grade
... relate strongly to languageand math skills, while closeness
of the relationship with the teacher orcare-giver relates more to social skills, both of which are very importantfor children's readiness for success in school." After controlling for other factors, specific findings were thatamong children w...
Friends don't influence the prejudices and stereotypes of adolescents
... classroom and answered questions about his or her closeness
to each. The researchers did not find significant...ngs were not affected by the emotional distance or closeness
adolescents felt with their parents. "There are a number of possible reasons why the prejudi...
Study of school 'connectedness' identifies adolescents at risk
...cent's experience of caring at school and sense of closeness
to school personnel and environment. "School violence has focused national attention on identifying youth who feel alienated, disconnected or stigmatized," says Dr. Bonny. "Connectedness has also emerged as a new concept in the literature on adolesc...
Improving communications and support for doctors, patients and partners
...eir marital relationship and describe an increased closeness
with their partner. The five men who withdrew from the course did so for a variety of reasons: two had domestic/childminding problems, the female partner of one died, one had an irretrievable breakdown in his relationship with his partner, and one wa...
Kids exposed to violence have more behavioral problems
...ore in New York. However, the children's personal closeness
or distance to victims of violence had only a small effect on their behavior. Among those who had seen or heard reports of violence from other people or in the media, the authors found little connection between the children's psychological problems a...