Practicing Safety

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Practicing Safety

Description

Practicing Safety focuses on expanding anticipatory guidance on seven “new morbidities” that, if discussed by the pediatric staff and implemented by the parent, can help to reduce child abuse and neglect.

The site offers guidance on the following:

  • Coping with crying
  • Parenting
  • Safety in other’s care
  • Family environment
  • Effective discipline
  • Sleeping and eating
  • Toilet training

Developer:

American Academy of Pediatrics

Funding Sources:

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: May 2009
Last Updated: 04/18/12

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