Theraplay : Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play

Theraplay : Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play

Book Title: Theraplay : Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play

Author: Carol Lozier

Format: Paperback | 640 pages

Publication Date: 12 Jan 2010

ISBN-13: 9780470281666

Theraplay a pioneering application of attachment theory to clinical work--helps parents learn and practice how to provide the playful engagement, empathic responsiveness, and clear guidance that lead to secure attachment and lifelong mental health in their children. This third edition of the groundbreaking book Theraplay shows how to use play to engage children in interactions that lead to competence, self-regulation, self-esteem, and trust. Theraplay's relationship-based approach is uniquely designed to help families facing today's busy and often chaotic lifestyle challenges form joyful, loving relationships.