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Creating Secure Infant Attachment

Helping your baby get the best possible start in life

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This 22-minute video teaches parents how to create a secure attachment bond with their baby and overcome challenges that make connecting difficult. The attachment bond is the deep, lasting relationship that shapes your baby's lifelong development.

The video includes references to a skill-building program on EQ Central. This program has been improved, moved to Helpguide, and is now called the Bring Your Life Into Balance Toolkit

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