The Effects of Separation from a Primary Caregiver

Summarize learning difficulty of children separated from parents. Please include 2 references

Solution Summary

The effects of separation of a child from his or her primary caregiver can be significant. This answer discusses some reasons why separation is difficult for a child and what the potential outcomes may be for the child. I particularly focus on how separation might affect a child's academic skills and behavior. Several sources are cited, including two studies.