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    A child's love for parents

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    Children have a lot of love for their parents even when they have not been treated well by them. It has been said that a child even if taken away from their mother due to neglect will still love them. Why is this and what can be done to help the new parent cope with the child's unwillingness to love the new parent as they love the biological parent?

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    As you explain the child's love despite neglect, you might discuss the implications of attachment. Since the relationship between an infant and a parent occurs early in ...

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