Many misconceptions about disorganized attachment
A group of internationally renowned attachment researchers, with NAN member Pehr Granqvist in the forefront, has published an article in the journal Attachment & Human Development, trying to overcome the many misconceptions about disorganized attachment that flourish in clinical and social practice.
The article Disorganized attachment in infancy: A review of the phenomenon and its implications for clinicians and policy makers constitutes a “consensus statement”, signed by more than 40 researchers (developmental and clinical psychologists). The many misconceptions have already caused much harm to individual children, parents and families. But the article points to what can be done with the best interests of children, parents and families in mind!
Read the article here: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14616734.2017.1354040