Two-thirds of England’s maternity units dangerously substandard, says Care Quality Commission

'It voiced particular concern about the poor experience of women from ethnic minorities who are giving birth'

From Guardian Newspaper:

CQC says too many mothers and babies receive care that is not good enough, with staff shortages among reasons

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has rated 65% of mate

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Connecting the Brain to the Rest of the Body: Early Childhood Development and Lifelong Health Are Deeply Intertwined. With VIDEO

From Center on the Developing Child

'We know that responsive relationships and language-rich experiences for young children help build a strong foundation for later success in school. The rapidly advancing frontiers of 21st-century biological sciences now provide compelling evidence that the foundat

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Trailblazing for cultural safety and cultural strength - conversation with Adjunct Professor Janine Mohamed WITH AUDIO

Working in Aboriginal health for the last 25 years

About Janine:

‘Well, I think the most important thing about me is that I'm a member of the Nurrunga and Kaurna nations, and I actually grew up in a little place called Point Pearce Mission, which is in the Yorke Peninsula of South Australia. I'm a m

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Thoughts following Michael Guralnick’s 2023 paper on design of early child and family support

Thoughts following Michael Guralnick’s 2023 paper on design of early child and family support

‘Designing an integrated system is one thing, getting professionals to be happy and secure working in it is another’

Michael Guralnick’s paper: A framework for the design of inclusive community-based early childhood intervention programs: infants and young children.

Editorial comment

The central the

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