Attachment Theory in Adult Mental Health: A guide to by Adam N. Danquah,Katherine Berry

By Adam N. Danquah,Katherine Berry

In the fifty years on account that its inception, John Bowlby’s attachment thought has been powerfully influential on developmental psychology and, extra lately, psychological healthiness. Bringing jointly the adventure of a various variety of psychological healthiness practitioners and researchers who regularly use attachment thought of their personal paintings, Attachment idea in grownup psychological Health offers a advisor to utilizing attachment idea in daily practice.

Adam N. Danquah and Katherine Berry present a wide-ranging and sensible method of the subject together with experiences on scientific perform, the supply of psychological healthiness prone and accommodating intercultural perspectives. part One covers the fundamentals of attachment concept and perform. Section Two provides medical difficulties and shows together with, between others, the remedy of melancholy, anxiousness issues, psychosis, character disease and consuming issues. Section Three addresses the desires of particular populations, discussing the impression of sociocultural elements like gender, ethnicity and age. ultimately, Section Four examines the supplier and the practitioner, together with utilizing the idea to organise companies and the way person therapists can combine their very own attachment histories into their approach.

Including the main updated theories and perform within the box, Attachment thought in grownup psychological future health is excellent for psychologists and mental therapists, counsellors, psychiatrists, occupational therapists, social staff and psychological wellbeing and fitness provider managers and commissioners.

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