The holiday season can be even more fun for families when parents consciously work to lessen stress and focus themselves and their children on building loving relationships. Here are just a few ways to make December merry and bright: Embrace family rituals. Family...
Attachment Communication Training, developed by our co-founders Terry Levy and the late Michael Orlans, is featured prominently in the book Clearing the Haze: Helping Families Face Teen Addiction. A review in the May edition of the Journal of the American Academy of...
After several years of collaboration with mental health and child welfare professionals in Japan, we are pleased to announce the opening in Tokyo of the Attachment Treatment and Training Institute (ATTI) of Japan. For years, Evergreen Psychotherapy Center’s...
Dr. Terry Levy regularly trains mental healthcare professionals in the United States and beyond — and he often shares Life Script with them. This questionnaire, which Dr. Levy teamed with the late Michael Orlans to develop, is an excellent tool for starting...
Bad parenting and child abuse have long-reaching consequences, but there is a way to heal. Sherry Hamby, Ph.D., outlines in an article at Psychology Today that that among the best ways to heal is to tell one’s story of abuse: “Telling your own story can...
Dr. Terry Levy travels the world to deliver professional training and instruction for general audiences. Here’s where to find him next: Jan. 31, 2018
Fort Collins, Colo. Feb. 1
Denver, Colo. Feb. 2
Colorado Springs, Colo. Feb. 28
Tampa, Fla. March 1
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. March 2
Miami, Fla. March 27
Spokane, Wash. March 28
Lynnwood, Wash. March 29
Tacoma, Wash. April 25
Bakersfield, Calif. April 26
Ventura, Calif. April 27
Santa Barbara, Calif.
It is the deep and enduring connection established between a child and caregiver in the first several years of life. However, more and more children are failing to develop secure attachments to loving, protective caregivers. These children are left without the most important foundation for healthy development and are at risk for: