Attachment theory

2017-08-01T17:27:01+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Reactive attachment disorder, History of attachment theory, Attachment in children, Disinhibited attachment disorder, Caring in intimate relationships, Attachment theory, Separation anxiety disorder, Attachment disorder, Emotionally focused therapy, Attachment therapy, Maternal deprivation flashcards Attachment theory
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  • Reactive attachment disorder
    Reactive attachment disorder (RAD) is described in clinical literature as a severe and relatively uncommon disorder that can affect children.
  • History of attachment theory
    Attachment theory, originating in the work of John Bowlby, is a psychological, evolutionary and ethological theory that provides a descriptive and explanatory framework for understanding interpersonal relationships between human beings.
  • Attachment in children
    Attachment in children is "a biological instinct in which proximity to an attachment figure is sought when the child senses or perceives threat or discomfort.
  • Disinhibited attachment disorder
    Disinhibited attachment disorder of childhood (DAD) according to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10), is defined as: "A particular pattern of abnormal social functioning that arises during the first five years of life and that tends to persist despite marked changes in environmental circumstances, e.
  • Caring in intimate relationships
    Caring in intimate relationships is the practice of providing care and support to an intimate relationship partner.
  • Attachment theory
    Attachment theory is a psychological model that attempts to describe the dynamics of long-term and short-term interpersonal relationships between humans.
  • Separation anxiety disorder
    Separation anxiety disorder (SAD), is a psychological condition in which an individual experiences excessive anxiety regarding separation from home or from people to whom the individual has a strong emotional attachment (e.g. a parent, caregiver, significant other or siblings).
  • Attachment disorder
    Attachment disorder is a broad term intended to describe disorders of mood, behavior, and social relationships arising from a failure to form normal attachments to primary care giving figures in early childhood.
  • Emotionally focused therapy
    Emotionally focused therapy (EFT), also known as emotion-focused therapy and process-experiential therapy, is a usually short-term (8–20 sessions) structured psychotherapy approach to working with individuals, couples, or families.
  • Attachment therapy
    Attachment therapy is a controversial category of alternative child mental health interventions intended to treat attachment disorders.
  • Maternal deprivation
    The term maternal deprivation is a catch-phrase summarising the early work of psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, John Bowlby on the effects of separating infants and young children from their mother (or mother substitute) although the effect of loss of the mother on the developing child had been considered earlier by Freud and other theorists.