Table of Contents

Attachment & Family Therapy; Attachment and family therapy; Praise for this book; Contents; About the authors; Acknowledgements; Introduction: The rhythm of life: cycles and changes; 1 Birth and infancy; 2 Toddlerhood and the beginnings of awareness and intention; 3 Preschool: Talking and negotiating; 4 Four- to five-year-olds: Confidence, competence, and other kids; 5 Going to school; 6 The school years: Learning, belonging, and identity; 7 Growing and healing: DMM-FST integrative treatment; Appendix 1: Assessments; Appendix 2: PublishedDMM case studies. Appendix 3: Published DMMcomparative studiesReferences; Index; Back Cover. This book explores an integration of ideas from attachment theory and systemic family therapy including current developments and integrated cases.