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Title Enhancing early attachments : theory, research, intervention, and policy / edited by Lisa J. Berlin [and others]
Published New York : Guilford Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 357 pages) : illustrations
Series Duke series in child development and public policy
Duke series in child development and public policy.
Contents pt. I: Theoretical and research bases for interventions to enhance early attachments. 1. Interventions to enhance early attachments : the state of the field today / Lisa J. Berlin -- 2. Examination of the precursors of infant attachment security : implications for early intervention and intervention research / Jude Cassidy, Susan S. Woodhouse, Glen Cooper, Kent Hoffman, Bert Powell, & Mindy Rodenberg -- 3. Attachment-based intervention programs : implications for attachment theory and research / Yair Ziv -- 4. The developmental neurobiology of disrupted attachment : lessons from animal models and child abuse research / Frank W. Putnam -- 5. Reciprocal influences of attachment and trauma : using a dual lens in the assessment and treatment of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers / Alicia F. Lieberman & Lisa Amaya-Jackson -- pt. II: Interventions to enhance early attachments : practice and policy. 6. The circle of security intervention : differential diagnosis and differential treatment / Glen Cooper, Kent Hoffman, Bert Powell & Robert Marvin -- 7. Minding the baby : enhancing parental reflective functioning in a nursing/mental health home visiting program / Arietta Slade, Lois S. Sadler, & Linda C. Mayes -- 8. Attachment and biobehavioral catch-up : an intervention targeting empirically identified needs of foster infants / Mary Dozier, Oliver Lindhiem, & John P. Ackerman -- 9. Building attachment relationships following maltreatment and severe deprivation / Charles H. Zeanah & Anna T. Smyke -- 10. The nurse-family partnership : foundations in attachment theory and epidemiology / David L. Olds -- 11. Enhancing early attachments in the context of Early Head Start : Can programs emphasizing family support improve rates of secure infant-mother attachments in low-income families? / Susan Spieker, Dana Nelson, Michelle DeKlyen, & Fredi Staerkel -- 12. Tales from the capitol : tried, true, and not-true strategies for increasing policy support for programs to enhance early attachment / Geoffrey Nagle & Joan Wightkin -- Commentaries. Why less is more : from the Dodo bird verdict to evidence-based interventions on sensitivity and early attachments / Marinus van IJzendoorn, Marian J. Bakermans-Kranenburg, & Femmie Juffer -- Models versus metaphors in translating attachment theory to the clinic and community / Thomas G. O'Connor & Wendy J. Nilsen -- Enhancing early attachments : synthesis and recommendations for research, practice, and policy / Mark T. Greenberg
Summary Synthesizing the latest theory, research, and practices related to supporting early attachments, this volume provides a unique window into the major treatment and prevention approaches available today. Chapters address the theoretical and empirical bases of attachment interventions; explore the effects of attachment-related trauma and how they can be ameliorated; and describe a range of exemplary programs operating at the individual, family, and community levels. Throughout, the authors consider cross-cutting issues such as the core components of effective services and appropriate outcome meas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Child Development.
Object Attachment.
Psychology, Child.
Attachment behavior.
Developmental psychobiology.
Infant psychology.
Infants -- Development.
Développement du bébé
Attachment behavior.
Developmental psychobiology.
Développement de l'enfant.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Life Stages -- Infants & Toddlers.
Infant psychology.
Infants -- Development.
Psychologie du nourrisson.
Form Electronic book
Author Berlin, Lisa J.
ISBN 1572309962