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The way we parent has changed a lot since Queen Victoria signed the Constitution Act in 1867. Here, we take you through a timeline of the good, ...
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A young mother and her baby pictured in a 1934 issue of Chatelaine.
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According to one scholar, the sound of a wailing infant is “about the most disturbing, demanding, shattering noise we can hear.”
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He believed one of the main functions of psychoanalysis was to bring anger toward the parent into conscious awareness, and that this would free the client ...
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In the United States, 83% of single parents are mothers. Among this percentage of single mothers: 45% of single mothers are currently divorced or separated, ...
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Clearly, the process of adoption has changed substantially in the last 100 years. Today, adoptions are celebrated as a unique and diverse way to create a ...
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