ERIC Number: EJ483549
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Attachment Theory and Its Implications for Psychotherapy with Maltreated Children.
Pearce, John W.; Pezzot-Pearce, Terry D.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v18 n5 p425-38 May 1994
The implications of attachment theory for clinical work with maltreated children are examined in the context of the therapeutic relationship. The article describes therapeutic strategies in which the clinician intervenes to enable the child to modify negative and pessimistic beliefs and expectations of others and of self. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
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