Our treatment program (Corrective Attachment Therapy) and parenting program (Corrective Attachment Parenting) are grounded in ...
Nurturing and dependable relationships are the building blocks of healthy childhood development. Secure attachments are ...
We have revised Attachment, Trauma and Healing, originally published in 1998 by the Child Welfare ...
With the video of Baltimore Ravens’s player Ray Rice beating his then-fiancee has circulated around the internet and many kids might have questions about domestic violence. There’s a few good things to keep in mind when approaching this with kids. As always, talks are also a good way to create bonding with children and let […]
While it is a part of our work, too often therapists overlook the issue of childhood emotional neglect, which cause cause insecure attachment and lead to problems down the road, says one woman. That’s why psychologist Jonice Webb wrote the book Running On Empty about childhood emotional neglect. She identified a few reasons why it’s not […]
At Evergreen, we always encourage bonding between parents and children and regular family dinners can be a good way to do that But new research suggests that they can also help minimize the impacts of cyberbullying on our children. Researchers at the Institute for Health and Social Policy at McGill University in Montreal found that regular […]
Sometimes it’s near impossible to predict what kind of parent someone will be before the child is born, but one study suggests parenting style can be predicted by having the potential parents play with dolls. According to a recent TIME article, “researchers at the Ohio State University videotaped almost 200 dual-earner couples playing with a […]
We at Evergreen Psychotherapy always encourage caution with bed sharing, but one mother makes the case for it as a part of attachment parenting and why the benefits outweigh the risks. Rebecca Hardy writes in The Independent (UK) that some of the studies, such as one we profiled here last month, may be missing information […]
Attachment style may be a factor in how many choose and interact with online gaming, according to a Huffington Post article. Psychologists John Bowlby and Mary Ainsworth discovered in the 1960s and 1970s that children who displayed anxiety had insecure attachment growing up and that could complicate their interactions with the outside world. These anxious […]
Attachment style can have an impact on how teenagers process social-emotional information in interactions with those outside their family structure, says one social neuroscientist. Pascal Vrticka’s article in the Huffington Post talks about how often teens separate from their families as they get older. “This social-adaptation process requires adolescents not only to integrate new and […]