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  1. John Bowlby and Attachment Theory

    2nd Edition

    By Jeremy Holmes

    Series: Makers of Modern Psychotherapy

    Second edition, completely revised and updated John Bowlby is one of the outstanding psychological theorists of the twentieth century. This new edition of John Bowlby and Attachment Theory is both a biographical account of Bowlby and his ideas and an up-to-date introduction to contemporary...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Attachment Theory in Adult Mental Health

    A guide to clinical practice

    Edited by Adam N. Danquah, Katherine Berry

    In the fifty years since its inception, John Bowlby’s attachment theory has been powerfully influential on developmental psychology and, more recently, mental health. Bringing together the experience of a diverse range of mental health practitioners and researchers who routinely use attachment...

    Published September 18th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Adult Attachment in Family Relationships

    Research, Assessment and Intervention

    By Antonia Bifulco, Geraldine Thomas

    Attachment theory has become a key focus of both research and practice in understanding and treating psychological and social risk for marital and relationship problems, parenting and clinical disorders. In particular, adult attachment style is a key explanatory factor for understanding problems in...

    Published September 26th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Emerging Topics on Father Attachment

    Considerations in Theory, Context and Development

    Edited by Lisa A. Newland, Harry S. Freeman, Diana D. Coyl

    This book is the first of its kind to focus specifically on children’s attachment to fathers, and explores the connections among fathering, family dynamics, and attachment relationships. It includes theoretical, methodological and research reports written by an interdisciplinary group of...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Wellbeing of Children in Care

    A New Approach for Improving Developmental Outcomes

    By Kwame Owusu-Bempah

    Because of their previous damaging experiences, many children and young people enter the care system having already developed emotional problems or at a greater risk of developing them. However, in addition to this, research and experience consistently show that being in care is likely to aggravate...

    Published April 30th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Promoting Positive Parenting

    An Attachment-Based Intervention

    Edited by Femmie Juffer, Marian J. Bakermans-Kranenburg, Marinus H. van Ijzendoorn

    Series: Monographs in Parenting Series

    This book illuminates the successful implementations of one of the few evidence-based parenting intervention programs. More than 20 years ago the editors began experimenting with videotaping parental behavior in order to enhance parents' sensitivity to their children’s signals. This new book...

    Published July 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Making and Breaking of Affectional Bonds

    By John Bowlby

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Helping both parents and psychologists to arrive at a better understanding of the inner emotional world of the infant, this selection of key lectures by Bowlby includes the seminal one that gives the volume its title. Informed by wide clinical experience, and written with the author's...

    Published September 8th 2005 by Routledge

  8. A Secure Base

    By John Bowlby

    Series: Routledge Classics

    As Bowlby himself points out in his introduction to this seminal childcare book, to be a successful parent means a lot of very hard work. Giving time and attention to children means sacrificing other interests and activities, but for many people today these are unwelcome truths. Bowlby’s work...

    Published September 1st 2005 by Routledge

  9. Coping and Complaining

    Attachment and the Language of Disease

    By Simon R. Wilkinson

    Good clinical practice is impossible without an understanding of the ways in which patients present their complaints. Patients have their own styles of coping and of expressing their concerns, and without a clear understanding of these the clinician may find successful and swift diagnosis and...

    Published May 15th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Archetype, Attachment, Analysis

    Jungian Psychology and the Emergent Mind

    By Jean Knox

    Archetype, Attachment, Analysis is a well-researched presentation of new material that offers a revision and reinterpretation of Jung's archetypal hypothesis. The author's ground breaking new exploration of expanding knowledge from other disciplines such as cognitive science and developmental...

    Published April 10th 2003 by Routledge