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Emotions, Brain Development, and Psychopathologic Vulnerability

  • Silvana Galderisi and Armida Mucci

Abstract

Emotional reactivity in infancy and early childhood may play a role in the regulation of brain plasticity and hemispheric organization, which has possible implications vulnerability to psychopathology. Empiric findings demonstrate the role of attachment patterns in emotional reactivity modulation and limbic circuitry shaping.

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