Connecting with Kids through Stories: Using Narratives to Facilitate Attachment in Adopted Children

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"Connecting with Kids through Stories is an accessible guide to Family Attachment Narrative Therapy for the parents of adopted or fostered children, and for the professionals who work with them." "Providing a thorough theoretical grounding, and detailed information on therapeutic techniques and how to assess progress, this book shows parents how to create their own therapeutic stories to promote increased attachment and improved behavior in their child. The authors describe how different kinds of narratives can help with specific difficulties and illustrate their techniques with the story of a fictional family who develop their own narratives to help their adopted child heal." Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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