ERIC Number: ED407131
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Give Them Roots, Then Let Them Fly: Understanding Attachment Therapy.
McKelvey, Carole A., Ed.
This book describes attachment theory, presents the attachment therapy program in place at the Evergreen Attachment Center at Evergreen, Colorado, and examines the implications of attachment therapy. The chapters are: (1) "An Overview" (Carole A. McKelvey, John Alston); (2) "Attachment Theory and Assessment" (Michael Orlans, Terry Levy); (3) "Insight into Attachment" (Connell Watkins); (4) "Does Attachment Disorder Exist? Statistics, Research, Rationale" (Elizabeth Randolph); (5) "Placing Parents--Life in the Trenches" (Paula Pickle, Dianne Allred); (6) "The Therapeutic Team" (Paula Pickle, and others); (7) "Two Week Intensive" (Michael Orlans, Terry Levy); (8) "Long Term Treatment of Attachment-Disordered Children" (Neil Feinberg); (9) "Therapeutic Parenting (Part 1)" (Deborah Hage); (10) "Therapeutic Parenting (Part 2)" (Deborah Hage); (11) "Reintegration with the Placing Family (Adoptive-Birth-Foster)" (Margaret Meinicke, Paula Cyd Seigel); (12) "Developing a Community Approach" (Lloyd Boggs, Nancy Taylor); and (13) "Prologue." Appendices contain a review of the attachment literature, the Child Behavior Questionnaire, readings and resources, and information on finding a therapist. (KDFB)
Descriptors: Attachment Behavior, Behavior Disorders, Children, Emotional Adjustment, Emotional Development, Mental Health, Parent Child Relationship, Parenting Skills, Problem Children, Program Descriptions, Therapy
Attachment Center at Evergreen, Inc., P.O. Box 2764, Evergreen, CO 80439; phone: 303-674-1910 ($15.65, plus $5 postage and handling).
Publication Type: Books; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
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