To understand — and treat or overcome — problems associated with attachment and trauma, it’s imperative to understand how parts of the brain function.
Author Archive | Terry Levy
A parent cannot create a secure attachment with a child without a commitment. Commitment is a promise and a pledge to be available to a child through thick and thin. It is a moral obligation to take certain actions and respond in certain ways that engender safety, security and trust. Commitment — when joined by […]
Attachment is the deep and enduring relationship established between a child and caregiver in the first several years of life, starting in the womb. It profoundly influences every aspect of the human condition — mind, body, emotions, relationships and morality. Attachment is not something parents do to their children; rather, it is something children and […]