Problems of women with high risk of abandonment of a newborn

Лях, Тетяна Леонідівна and Гевчук, Наталія Сергіївна (2019) Problems of women with high risk of abandonment of a newborn Society, integration, educati on. Proceedings of the In ternational Scientifical Conference, 3. pp. 273-283. ISSN 1691-5887

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The research focuses on the identification of types of social and preventive work with women in women's consultations and maternity clinics to prevent abandonment of a newborn. The purpose of the research is to identify typical problems and needs of mothers in risk of abandoning a newborn. In the article, authors describe results of in-depth interviews of mothers who have been, or are at high risk of abandoning a newborn. Identified problems authors grouped into two main groups: psychological and social problems. In addition, the authors conducted a series of focus groups with health workers in delivery departments and women’s consultations, and as a result - suggested a categorization of factors influencing on abandoning a child in the first two years. These factors were grouped by the authors into two main categories: “personal” and “reference” factors. Further, based on expert survey of social workers, the authors developed recommendations for providing various social and preventive services to mothers who are willing to abandon a child. Developed recommendations reflect the following types of support: psychological support, social-pedagogical support, medical support and rehabilitation

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Additional Information: Liakh T. L. Problems of women with high risk of abandonment of a newborn / Tetiana Liakh, Nataliia Hevchuk // SOCIETY, INTEGRATION, EDUCATI ON. Proceedings of the In ternational Scientifical Conference. – 2019. – Vol. 3. – С. 273–283.
Uncontrolled Keywords: abandonment of a newborn; early motherhood; infancy; motherhood; prevention of child abandonment; social prevention; young child
Subjects: Статті у наукометричних базах > Web of Science
Divisions: Факультет психології, соціальної роботи та спеціальної освіти > Кафедра соціальної педагогіки і соціальної роботи
Depositing User: Богдан Ігорович Грицеляк
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2021 06:18
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2022 08:50

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