Treating Attachment Disorders: From Theory to Therapy

Treating Attachment Disorders: From Theory to Therapy


Attachment conception and study have enormously better our knowing of the function of parent-child relationships within the improvement of psychopathology. but earlier, little has been written on how an attachment point of view can be utilized to actively tell psychotherapeutic perform. during this precious paintings, Karl Heinz Brisch provides an attachment-oriented framework for assessing and treating sufferers of every age. wealthy, prolonged case examples shape the middle of the booklet. established are the methods attachment-oriented interventions can successfully be used to regard quite a lot of sufferers: making an attempt unsuccessfully to conceive, girls with serious postpartum melancholy, youngsters and kids with behavioral and emotional disturbances, adults with courting problems and paintings difficulties, and others. functions briefly- and long term psychotherapy are mentioned, in addition to use of the version in such different contexts as prevention in toddler psychological overall healthiness, relations treatment, and staff paintings. a necessary source for practitioners, this booklet is usually a compelling textual content for graduate-level psychotherapy courses.

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