Training of infant specialists: A look to the future

Jeanette A. McCollum, Eva K. Thorp

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Issues are clarified that relate to the preparation of personnel from different disciplines concerned with meeting the multiple and unique needs of infants and their families. Issues in two major areas are addressed: The content of personnel preparation programs and the processes used for training. Recommendations for future preparation are also offered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)55-65
Number of pages11
JournalInfants and Young Children
Issue number2
StatePublished - Oct 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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