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Anxiously Attached: Understanding and Working with Preoccupied Attachment

Anxiously Attached: Understanding and Working with Preoccupied Attachment

Edited by Linda Cundy

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Anxiously attached individuals feel chronically insecure and their relationships are often intense, angry, and enmeshed. In the spectrum of anxious attachment, some people tip into states of acute... (more)

Attachment and the Defence Against Intimacy: Understanding and Working with Avoidant Attachment, Self-Hatred, and Shame

Attachment and the Defence Against Intimacy: Understanding and Working with Avoidant Attachment, Self-Hatred, and Shame

by Linda Cundy

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This book combines attachment theory and research with clinical experience to provide practitioners with tools for engaging with individuals who are indifferent, avoidant, highly defensive, and who... (more)

Staying Attached: Fathers and Children in Troubled Times

Staying Attached: Fathers and Children in Troubled Times

by Gill Gorell Barnes

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This book is about the changing social contexts for fathering in the United Kingdom since the end of the Second World War, and the social moves from patriarchal fatherhood to multiple ways of doing... (more)

Attachment in Therapeutic Practice

Attachment in Therapeutic Practice

by Jeremy Holmes, Arietta Slade

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This is a concise, accessible introduction to the basic principles of attachment theory, and their application to therapeutic practice. Bringing together 70 years' of theory and research, its expert... (more)

Shattered States: Disorganised Attachment and its Repair

Shattered States: Disorganised Attachment and its Repair

Edited by Judy Yellin, Kate White

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THE JOHN BOWLBY MEMORIAL CONFERENCE MONOGRAPH 2007

The fourteenth John Bowlby Memorial Conference, held in London in March 2007, stood out as a special conference in a special year. It... (more)

To Be Met as a Person: The Dynamics of Attachment in Professional Encounters

To Be Met as a Person: The Dynamics of Attachment in Professional Encounters

by Una McCluskey

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This book is a thought-provoking read that sets out a framework for thinking about the way we interact with one another. It helps us make sense of the feelings we have when we are successful and not... (more)

To Be Met as a Person at Work: The Effect of Early Attachment Experiences on Work Relationships

To Be Met as a Person at Work: The Effect of Early Attachment Experiences on Work Relationships

by Nicola Neath, Una McCluskey

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This book provides an account of how the 'Theory of Attachment-Based Exploratory Interest Sharing' (TABEIS) and the practice of Goal Corrected Empathic Attunement (GCEA) was used in a university... (more)

Handbook of Attachment-Based Interventions

Handbook of Attachment-Based Interventions

by Howard Steele, Miriam Steele

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The first volume to showcase science-based interventions that have been demonstrated effective in promoting attachment security, this is a vital reference and clinical guide for practitioners. With a... (more)

Terror Within and Without: Attachment and Disintegration: Clinical Work on the Edge

Terror Within and Without: Attachment and Disintegration: Clinical Work on the Edge

Edited by Judy Yellin, Orit Badouk Epstein

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This monograph of the 2008 John Bowlby Memorial Conference brings together papers by leading contributors to the field of attachment and trauma that explore the means by which individuals struggle to... (more)

Wisdom, Attachment, and Love in Trauma Therapy: Beyond Evidence-Based Practice

Wisdom, Attachment, and Love in Trauma Therapy: Beyond Evidence-Based Practice

by Susan Pease Banitt

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Wisdom, Attachment, and Love in Trauma Therapy focuses on the creation of the therapist as healing presence rather than technique administrator-in other words, how to be rather than what to do.... (more)

Attachment Theory: Working Towards Learned Security

Attachment Theory: Working Towards Learned Security

by Rhona M. Fear

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This book covers the groundbreaking concepts in attachment theory, as promulgated by Bowlby himself and during the years post Bowlby. It sets out to develop the seminal concept of ‘learned security’:... (more)

Nurturing Natures: Attachment and Children's Emotional, Sociocultural and Brain Development: Second Edition

Nurturing Natures: Attachment and Children's Emotional, Sociocultural and Brain Development: Second Edition

by Graham Music

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The new edition of this bestselling book examines the essential research about children's emotional development, with an expert balance of theory and clinical implications. Integrating the latest... (more)

Addictions From an Attachment Perspective: Do Broken Bonds and Early Trauma Lead to Addictive Behaviours?

Addictions From an Attachment Perspective: Do Broken Bonds and Early Trauma Lead to Addictive Behaviours?

Edited by Richard Gill

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This outstanding book is an important collection of papers from the 2013 John Bowlby Memorial Conference by accomplished clinicians from different modalities who share their experience of working... (more)

Understanding Disorganised Attachment: Theory and Practice for Working with Children and Adults

Understanding Disorganised Attachment: Theory and Practice for Working with Children and Adults

by David Shemmings, Yvonne Shemmings

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Disorganized attachment, the most extreme form of insecure attachment, can develop in a child when the person who is normally meant to protect them is a source of danger. This usually leads to 'fear... (more)

Do Mothers Dream of Electric Babies?: The Importance of Emotional Bonds for Growing, Nurturing, and Educating

Do Mothers Dream of Electric Babies?: The Importance of Emotional Bonds for Growing, Nurturing, and Educating

by Giuliana Mieli

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We live in a society that ignores and disregards attachment needs and feelings. Starting from this consideration, the author describes the stages of human emotional development in a lucid narrative... (more)

Talking Bodies: How do we Integrate Working with the Body in Psychotherapy from an Attachment and Relational Perspective?

Talking Bodies: How do we Integrate Working with the Body in Psychotherapy from an Attachment and Relational Perspective?

Edited by Kate White

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This monograph brings together the presentations from the nineteenth John Bowlby Memorial Conference in 2012, organised by The Bowlby Centre. The aim of this was to explore the growing role of the... (more)

Handbook of Attachment: Theory Research and Clinical Applications: Third Edition

Handbook of Attachment: Theory Research and Clinical Applications: Third Edition

Edited by Jude Cassidy, Phillip R. Shaver

  • Paperback £42.99

Widely regarded as the state-of-the-science reference on attachment, this handbook interweaves theory and cutting-edge research with clinical applications. Leading researchers examine the origins and... (more)

Dancing Between Hope and Despair: Trauma, Attachment and the Therapeutic Relationship

Dancing Between Hope and Despair: Trauma, Attachment and the Therapeutic Relationship

by Sue Wright

  • Paperback £24.99

Why is hope so fundamental to our existence?

In considering this and many other questions, this evocative book introduces the reader to the repeated shifting, or 'dance', between hope and... (more)

Attachment and Interaction: From Bowlby to Current Clinical Theory and Practice: Second Edition

Attachment and Interaction: From Bowlby to Current Clinical Theory and Practice: Second Edition

by Mario Marrone

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Attachment and Interaction is an accessible introduction to the history and evolution of attachment theory, which traces the early roots of attachment theory from the work of its creator John Bowlby... (more)

Sex, Attachment and Couple Psychotherapy: Psychoanalytic Perspectives

Sex, Attachment and Couple Psychotherapy: Psychoanalytic Perspectives

Edited by Christopher Clulow

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The contributors to this book have drawn on different mentors to provide a framework for understanding the sexual problems of the couples they see, and to inform the work they do. But whether Freud,... (more)

Attachment Theory and Psychoanalysis

Attachment Theory and Psychoanalysis

by Peter Fonagy

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This book undertakes to demontrate that the relationship between attachment theory and psychoanalysis is more complex than adherants of either community generally recognize. Beginning with a brief... (more)

Attachment in Psychotherapy

Attachment in Psychotherapy

by David J. Wallin

  • Paperback £26.99

This eloquent book translates attachment theory and research into an innovative framework that grounds adult psychotherapy in the facts of childhood development. Advancing a model of treatment as... (more)

What Makes Us Stay Together?: Attachment and the Outcomes of Couple Relationships

What Makes Us Stay Together?: Attachment and the Outcomes of Couple Relationships

by Rosetta Castellano, Patrizia Velotti

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In recent years commentators have speculated on the “collapse” of the couple and the family, highlighting the increasing fragility of couple relationships making them vulnerable to crises and break... (more)

Mentalizing in the Development and Treatment of Attachment Trauma

Mentalizing in the Development and Treatment of Attachment Trauma

by Jon G. Allen

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This book brings together the latest knowledge from attachment research and neuroscience to provide a new approach to treating trauma for therapists from different professional disciplines and... (more)

Ritual Abuse and Mind Control: The Manipulation of Attachment Needs

Ritual Abuse and Mind Control: The Manipulation of Attachment Needs

Edited by Orit Badouk Epstein, Joseph Schwartz

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People who have survived ritual abuse or mind control experiments have often been silenced, accused of lying, mocked and disbelieved. Clinicians working with survivors often find themselves isolated,... (more)

Infant Losses; Adult Searches: A Neural and Developmental Perspective on Psychopathology and Sexual Offending

Infant Losses; Adult Searches: A Neural and Developmental Perspective on Psychopathology and Sexual Offending

by Glyn Hudson Allez

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An innovative view of the development of psychopathology and sexual offending. In an exciting synthesis of neuroscience, developmental, and social psychology with forensic and criminal literature, it... (more)

Affect Regulation, Mentalization and the Development of the Self

Affect Regulation, Mentalization and the Development of the Self

Edited by Peter Fonagy, Elliot L. Jurist

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In a brilliant examination of the frontiers of human emotion and cognition, four prominent psychoanalysts combine the perspectives of developmental psychology, attachment theory and psychoanalytic... (more)

Encounters with John Bowlby: Tales of Attachment

Encounters with John Bowlby: Tales of Attachment

by Arturo Ezquerro

  • Paperback £33.39 (RRP : £34.99 save £1.60)

Encounters with John Bowlby: Tales of Attachment is an insightful, heartfelt and faithful homage to John Bowlby (1907-1990), the 'father' of attachment theory. The book unfolds as a touching and... (more)

Love in the Age of the Internet: Attachment in the Digital Era

Love in the Age of the Internet: Attachment in the Digital Era

Edited by Linda Cundy

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This highly topical book explores the new technological environment we have created, and our adaptation to it, twenty-five years after the death of John Bowlby. In the space of just a couple of... (more)

Attachment, Trauma and Multiplicity: Working with Dissociative Identity Disorder: Second Edition

Attachment, Trauma and Multiplicity: Working with Dissociative Identity Disorder: Second Edition

Edited by Valerie Sinason

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This revised edition investigates the still unaddressed and unexplored subject of Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID). With brand new chapters on police work and attachment theory it has been fully... (more)

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