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By Francis J. Turner

First released in 1974, Social paintings Treatment is still the most well-liked and relied on compendium of theories to be had to social paintings scholars and practitioners. It explores the complete variety of theoretical ways that force social paintings therapy and information improvement, from psychoanalysis to situation intervention. A treasure trove of perform wisdom, the textual content equips pros with a extensive array of theoretical techniques, every one of which shine a focus on a unique point of the human . Emphasizing the significance of a broad-based theoretical method of perform, it is helping readers steer clear of the pitfalls of turning into overly pointed out with a slender concentration that limits their figuring out of consumers and their contexts.

This sweeping evaluate of the sphere untangles the more and more complicated difficulties, ideologies, and price units that outline modern social paintings perform. the result's a vital A-to-Z reference that charts the total variety of theoretical methods to be had to social staff, despite their environment or specialty.

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698–​717). New York: The Guilford Press.  (2008). What works in treating reactive attachment disorder: Parents’ perspectives. Families in Society, 89(3), 476–​486.  (2008). Beyond the dyad: Do family interactions influence children’s attachment representations in middle childhood? Attachment & Human Development, 10(4), 415–​431.  F. (2004). Lessons from STEEP: Linking theory, research, and practice for the well-​being of infants and parents.  J. Sameroff, S. C. McDonough, & K. L.  213–​242). New York: The Guilford Press.

The body of evidence, including major longitudinal studies of attachment in different countries, has confirmed the major tenets of Bowlby’s theory: that it is universal, transmitted across generations, relatively enduring, predictive of major developmental sequelae, yet subject to environmental influence across the life span. Due to space limitations, a sampling of selected topics, with perhaps particular relevance to social workers, is presented here. Attachment Across the Life Span Several longitudinal studies have now shown strong consistencies in attachment security from infancy, into childhood, and adulthood.

Attachment theory has been instrumental in demonstrating that children need to have protective adults, including adoptive and foster parents, make emotional investments in them, as opposed to guarding against emotional commitment as a way to protect the child (and themselves) from the pain of potential or eventual separation (Dozier & Rutter, 2008). Reactive Attachment Disorder The psychiatric literature has been influenced by attachment theory, particularly in the mental disorder known as “reactive attachment disorder” (RAD).

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