Attachment theory
Attachment theory is a psychological model that attempts to describe the dynamics of long-term interpersonal relationships between humans. However, "attachment theory is not formulated as a general th...
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Odd reason some guys have fewer sex partners
Men who were born without a sense of smell report having far fewer sexual partners than other men do, and women with the same disorder report being more insecure
Nurses, fathers, teachers, mothers. Why do we devalue someone the minute they care for others?
The real problem isn't about work-life balance—it's that we utterly devalue the importance of caregiving roles in our society. Anne-Marie Slaughter has come to regret that her site-crashingly popular ...
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. Attachment behaviour anticipates a respon...
Attachment measures
Attachment measures refer to the various procedures used to assess attachment in children and adults.Researchers have developed various ways of assessing patterns of attachment in children. A variety ...
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Attachment in adults
Attachment in adults deals with the theory of attachment in adult romantic relationships.Attachment theory, initially studied in the 1960s and '70s primarily in the context of children and parents, wa...
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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...
History of attachment theory - Wikipedia
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 ...
Maternal deprivation - Wikipedia
Behavior analysis of child development
The behavioral analysis of child development originates from John B. Watson's behaviorism. Watson studied child development, looking specifically at development through conditioning (see Little Albert...
Attachment-based therapy (children)
Attachment-based therapy is a phrase intended to apply to interventions or approaches based on attachment theory, originated by John Bowlby. These range from individual therapeutic approaches to publi...
Reactive attachment disorder
Reactive attachment disorder (RAD) is described in clinical literature as a severe and relatively uncommon disorder that can affect children. RAD is characterized by markedly disturbed and development...
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...
Attachment-based psychotherapy
Attachment-based psychotherapy is a psychoanalytic psychotherapy that is informed by attachment theory. As a branch of relational psychoanalysis, attachment-based psychotherapy combines the epidemiol...
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 ind...
Odd reason some guys have fewer sex partners
Men who were born without a sense of smell report having far fewer sexual partners than other men do, and women with the same disorder report being more insecure
Nurses, fathers, teachers, mothers. Why do we devalue someone the minute they care for others?
The real problem isn't about work-life balance—it's that we utterly devalue the importance of caregiving roles in our society. Anne-Marie Slaughter has come to regret that her site-crashingly popular ...
Caregiving
A caregiver or carer is an unpaid or paid person who helps another individual with an impairment with his or her activities of daily living. Any person with a health impairment might use caregiving se...
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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 em...
Limbic revision
Limbic resonance is the theory that the capacity for sharing deep emotional states arises from the limbic system of the brain. These states include the dopamine circuit promoted feelings of empathic h...
Mary Ainsworth
Mary Dinsmore Salter Ainsworth (/ˈeɪnswɜrθ/; December 1, 1913 – March 21, 1999) was an American-Canadian developmental psychologist known for her work in early emotional attachment with the Strange S...
Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy
Dyadic developmental psychotherapy is a psychotherapeutic treatment method for families that have children with symptoms of emotional disorders, including complex trauma and disorders of attachment. I...
Limbic resonance
Limbic resonance is the theory that the capacity for sharing deep emotional states arises from the limbic system of the brain. These states include the dopamine circuit promoted feelings of empathic h...
James Robertson (psychoanalyst)
James Robertson (1911–1988) was a psychiatric social worker and psychoanalyst based at the Tavistock Clinic and Institute, London from 1948 until 1976.'(He) was a remarkable person who achieved great ...
Michael Rutter
Sir Michael Llewellyn Rutter CBE FRS FRCP FRCPsych FMedSci (born on 15 August 1933) was the first professor of child psychiatry in the United Kingdom. He has been described as the "father of child ps...
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Human bonding
Human bonding is the process of development of a close, interpersonal relationship. It most commonly takes place between family members or friends, but can also develop among groups, such as sporting ...
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Harry Harlow
Harry Frederick Harlow (October 31, 1905 – December 6, 1981) was an American psychologist best known for his maternal-separation, dependency needs, and social isolation experiments on rhesus mon...
Attachment parenting
Attachment parenting (AP), a phrase coined by pediatrician William Sears, is a parenting philosophy based on the principles of attachment theory in developmental psychology. According to attachment th...
Motherhood constellation
The motherhood constellation is a concept coined by Daniel N. Stern to describe the mental organization in which the child is most prominent. It is the primary caregiver's own biological readiness sta...
Pair bond
In biology, a pair bond is the strong affinity that develops in some species between a pair consisting of a male and female, or in some cases as a same-sex pairing, potentially leading to producing of...
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René Spitz
René Árpád Spitz (January 29, 1887 in Vienna – September 11, 1974 in Denver) was an Austrian-American psychoanalyst.
Rene Spitz was born in Vienna, Austria (Austro-Hungarian), and died in Denver, ...