PP28NonparentCaregivers.ppt

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Some Non-parent  Caregivers Grandparents and other kin r Foster parents r Child care/Day care r Courts r Residential settings
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Some issues Medical r Quality of care r Bonding and attachment
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Medical
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Definition of Parent in Health Care Both biological or adoptive parents as long as they have legal custody of the child r The parent or person having legal custody by court order r The legal guardian of a child
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Third-Party Consent Authority to consent to child’s medical care can be given to any adult by parent or legal guardian r Authority to consent is limited to treatment authorized in writing r Allows non-related caregivers to consent to medical care without obtaining legal guardianship
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Quality of non-parent caregiving
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Big picture ¾ of young children of working mothers receive non-parent childcare (most often relative) r Quality child care can strengthen cognitive, language, and social skills r High correlations among high depression, low education, and work isolation in non-parent caregivers r Associated with less positive outcomes in children
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2011 for the course FMSC498A 498A taught by Professor Professorwallen during the Fall '09 term at Maryland.

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