Negligent Parent
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1. Does the parent blame or belittle the child?
2. Does the parent see the child as very different (in a negative way) from his/her siblings?
3. Does the parent use negative words, such as 'bad', 'evil', or 'monster', to describe the child?
4. Does the parent find nothing good or attractive about the child?
5. Does the parent seem unconcerned about the child?
6. Does the parent fail to keep appointments or refuse to discuss problems the child is having in school?
7. Is the parent's behavior irrational or bizarre?

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Updated 05 Jul 2007
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