Adult Attachment in Clinical Social Work: Practice, by Susanne Bennett, Judith Kay Nelson

By Susanne Bennett, Judith Kay Nelson

As John Bowlby’s reviews of human attachment revolutionized developmental psychology within the Nineteen Sixties, grownup attachment strategies have equally remodeled social paintings in recent times, resulting in a new release of cutting edge attachment-based scientific perform. grownup Attachment in scientific Social paintings highlights social work’s contributions to attachment conception and examine and the opportunity of those contributions to reinforce scientific perform, tell social coverage, and additional empirical investigations.

Designed for readers new to grownup attachment, in addition to these accustomed to it, this ebook examines the present kingdom of the sector, reviewing review measures and examine equipment, summarizing new findings and ongoing controversies, and clarifying phrases towards a standard language. scientific functions in person, kinfolk, and crew contexts are featured, with case examples from quite a few populations and settings demonstrating the sensible software of the speculation and its software to cross-cultural remedy. Later chapters stream past discrete situations to attachment matters that impression society as a complete (e.g., adoption, elder care) and coaching matters that impact destiny generations of clinicians. one of the issues covered:

•Separation, loss, and grief in adults •The influence of neurobiology on impact rules •Applications of attachment innovations to interventions with at-risk households of children, youth, and elder adults •Clinical methods for hard-to-reach person consumers and adults in team settings •The functionality of attachment in either familial caregiving •Policy implications of grownup attachment appropriate to kin protection

Adult Attachment in medical Social Work is a necessary textual content, breaking new flooring within the attachment literature with fast relevance for pros and students in scientific social paintings and similar psychological wellbeing and fitness professions.

Show description

Read or Download Adult Attachment in Clinical Social Work: Practice, Research, and Policy PDF

Similar social work books

50 Fabulous Planned Retirement Communities for Active Adults: A Comprehensive Directory of Outstanding Master-Planned Residential Developments

A finished dictionary of exceptional master-planned residential advancements, this advisor makes a speciality of the weather that attract the nice majority of retirees and contours simple info on each one group.

History of Social Work in Europe (1900–1960): Female Pioneers and their Influence on the Development of International Social Organizations

23 AutorInnen aus elf Ländern stellen in dem englischsprachigen Band Beiträge zu Biografien von Pionierinnen der Sozialen Arbeit und zu ihrem Einfluss auf die Entwicklung von Organisationen und Strukturen der Wohlfahrtspflege vor. 23 authors from 11 nations introduce woman pioneers of social paintings via their biographies and convey their impression at the improvement of firms and constructions of socialwelfare.

Activation or Workfare? Governance and the Neo-Liberal Convergence

The decade of the twentieth century was once marked via a shift in how welfare-states care for these on the backside of the source of revenue ladder. This shift concerned the introduction/strengthening of work-obligations as a for receiving minimal source of revenue merits - which, in a few international locations, used to be complemented by means of efforts to aid recipients go back to the labour industry, particularly during the funding in energetic labour marketplace regulations (ALMP).

Modern Social Work Theory: A critical introduction

An exam of social paintings in either idea and perform. The authors current numerous types suitable to various points of social paintings.

Additional info for Adult Attachment in Clinical Social Work: Practice, Research, and Policy

Example text

Wall, S. (1978). Patterns of attachment: Assessed in the strange situation and at home. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. Belsky, J. (2005). Attachment theory and research in ecological perspective: Insights from the Pennsylvania infant and family development project and the NICHD study of early child care. In K. E. Grossmann, K. Grossmann, & E. ), Attachment from infancy to childhood: The major longitudinal studies (pp. 71–97). New York: Guilford. Berman, W. , & Sperling, M. B. (1994). The structure and function of adult attachment.

Attachment in adulthood: Structure, dynamics and change. New York: Guilford. Parad, H. (1981). Review of loss. Social Work, 62, 355–356. Parkes, C. M. (1965). Bereavement and mental illness. British Journal of Medical Psychology, 38, 1–26. Parkes, C. M. (1969). Separation anxiety: An aspect of the search for a lost object. In M. H. ), British Journal of Psychiatry Special Publication, No. 3: Studies of anxiety (pp. 87–92). London: World Psychiatric Association and the Royal Medico-Psychological Association.

1973). Attachment and loss (Separation, Vol. 2). New York: Basic Books. Bowlby, J. (1977). The making and breaking of affectional bonds. British Journal of Psychiatry, 130, 201–210. 421–431. Bowlby, J. (1979). Psychoanalysis as art and science. International Review of Psycho-Analysis, 6, 3–14. Bowlby, J. (1980). Attachment and loss (Loss, Vol. 3). New York: Basic Books. Bowlby, J. (1987). Video of presentation at Tavistock Clinic, London. Bowlby, J. (1991). Charles Darwin. New York: Norton. , & Boston, M.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.60 of 5 – based on 16 votes