attachment Archive

Weekend Reading | Jul. 24

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Jun. 19

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Connecting is always best

Common questions and comments among social media groups dedicated to connecting and trust-based parenting principles are inquiries such as: How do I know if it’s a normal kid issue or attachment/adoption/trauma related? My child

Attachment: What it is and what it isn’t

In the adoption world, “attachment,” “bonding,” and “relationship” tend to be used interchangeably which can really confuse and muddy the conversation around such matters. John Bowlby, an early 20th century psychoanalyst, defined attachment behaviors

Weekend Reading | Feb. 27.

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Nov. 7

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Oct. 3

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Aug. 8

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

When Attachment Hurts

The following was contributed by Amy Price, MA, LCPC . The buzzword in the adoptive community is, unequivocally, attachment.  For those who have never adopted or fostered, this word may just be associated with dusty textbooks