Literature about reflective self in parents and Minding the Baby

Cunningham, J.N., Kliewer, W., & Garner, P.W. (2009). Emotion Socialization, Child Emotion Understanding and Regulation, and Adjustment in Urban African American Families: Differential Associations across Child Gender. Development and Psychopathology, 21, 261-283.

Fonagy, P., Steele, M., Steele, H., Moran, G.S., Higgitt, A.C. (1991). The Capacity for Understanding Mental States: The Reflective Self in Parent and Child and Its Significance for Security of Attachment. Infant Mental Health Journal, 12(3), 201-218.

Kelly, K., Slade, A., & Grienenberger, J.F. (2005). Maternal Reflective Functioning, Mother-Infant Affective Communication, and Infant Attachment: Exploring the Link Between Mental States and Observed Caregiving Behavior in the Intergererational Transmission of Attachment. Attachment & Human Development, 7(3), 299-311.

Ostler, T., Bahar, O.S., & Jessee, A. (2010). Mentalization in Children Exposed to Parental Methamphetamine Abise: Relations to Children´s Mental Health and Behavioral Outcomes. Attachment & Human Development, 12(3), 193-207.

Sadler, L.S., Slade, A., Close, N., Webb, D.L., Simpson, T., Fennie, K., & Mayes, L.C. (2013). Minding the Baby: Enhancing reflectiveness to improve early health and relationship outcomes in an interdisciplinary home visiting program. Infant Mental Health Journal, 34(5), 391-405.

Sharp, C., Fonagy, P., & Goodyer, I.M. (2006). Imagining Your Child’s Mind: Psychosocial Adjustment and Mothers´Ability to Predict Their Children´s Attributional Response Style. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 24, 197-214.

Sharp, C., & Fonagy, P. (2008). The Parent’s Capacity to Treat the Child as a Psychological Agent: Constructs, Measures and Implications for Developmental Psychopathology. Social Development, 17(3), 737-754.

Shipman, K.L., & Zeman, J. (2001). Socialization of Children´s Emotion Regulation in Mother-Child Dyads: A Developmental Psychopathology Perspective. Development and Psychopathology, 13, 317-336.

Slade, A. (2009). Mentalizing the Unmentalizable: Parenting Children on the Spectrum. Journal of Infant, Child, and Adolescent Psychotherapy, 8(1).

Slade, A., Grienenberger, J., Bernbach, E., Levy, D., & Locker, A. (2005). Maternal Reflective Functioning, Attachment, and the Transmission Gap: A Preliminary Study. Attachment & Human Development, 7(3), 283-298.