“We know how it feels when no one understands you. We felt hopeless, sad, mad, scared, worried, and angry too. When you come to the Institute, everyone gets it. And then it’s a feeling of hope.”
– Dyan, IACD Treatment Parent
Childhood trauma leads to brains wired for fear – an interview with Dr. Bessel van der Kolk
Traumatic stress: Effects on the brain – J. Douglas Bremner, MDNational Center for Biotechnology Information
6 questions to find a qualified therapist for your child with reactive attachment disorder –
Institute for Attachment and Child Development.
PTSD in parents of kids with RAD: How it happens – Institute for Attachment and Child Development
Oil and water: The attachment disordered child and school – Attachment Disorder Maryland
Trauma handout for teachers – Attachment & Trauma Network, Inc.
An overview of reactive attachment disorder for teachers – Center for Family Development
Achieving permanency for children diagnosed with reactive attachment disorder – Forrest Lien, Executive Director at the Institute for Attachment and Child Development
Adoption subsidies: What you should know – Institute For Attachment Information Center
New research explores multiple placements and criminal behavior – Institute For Attachment & Child Development
Randolph attachment disorder questionnaire (RADQ) – Institute For Attachment & Child Development
What you should know before you adopt a child – Institute For Attachment & Child Development
Attachment disorder in adults – Margaret Meinecke, LCSW, CAC III
Neurofeedback: A treatment for reactive attachment disorder – Sebern F. Fisher, M.A.
Keeping the promise: The case for adoption support and preservation – Susan Livington Smith
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