Frequently Asked Questions


The therapeutic community is trying hard to ignore two elephants sitting in its midst. Their presence is discomforting. In more considered moments we know they are there, but, broadly speaking, many of us hope they will go away.

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The Connection between Freud and contemporary Attachment Theory


My book, On Attachment: The View from Developmental Psychology, makes links between research, formulation, and assessment and concerns the attachment processes between adults. These processes can be identified and worked within any kind of individual therapy.

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