Attachment in Intellectual and Developmental Disability

A Clinician's Guide to Practice and Research
by Helen K. Fletcher, Andrea Flood & Dougal Julian Hare

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Wiley Series in Clinical Psychology

Publication Date: May 18, 2016

ISBN: 9781118938065

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Attachment in Intellectual and Developmental Disability: A Clinician’s Guide to Practice and Research is the first book to explore the clinical difficulties associated with attachment relationships in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

  • Draws together knowledge from disparate sources in a definitive new resource for clinicians working in this area
  • A growing body of evidence-based approaches in this area are underpinned by attachment theory, including direct intervention and the use of attachment theory to understand interactions and relationships
  • Presents and integrates cutting-edge models and approaches that have previously been available only to specialists
  • Written by mainstream practitioners who are active in clinical work and research; focused on real-world applications, with illustrative case examples throughout