basic attachment readings

Ainsworth, M. D. S., Blehar, M., Waters, E., & Wall, S. (1978). Patterns of attachment. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Bowlby, J. (1969/1982). Attachment and Loss: Vol. 1. Attachment. New York: Basic Books.

Bowlby, J. (1973). Attachment and Loss: Vol. 2. Separation. New York: Basic Books.

Bowlby, J. (1988). A secure base. New York: Basic Books.

Bretherton, I., & Munholland, K. (2008). Internal working models in attachment relationships:  Elaborating a central construct in attachment theory.  In J. Cassidy & P. Shaver (Eds.), Handbook of attachment (pp. 102-130). New York: Guilford Press.

Carlson, E. A., Sampson, M., & Sroufe, L. A. (2003). Attachment theory and pediatric practice. Journal of Development and Behavior Pediatrics, 24(5), 364-379.

Egeland, B., & Erickson, M. F. (2004). Lessons from STEEP: Linking theory, research, and practice for the well-being of infants and parents. In A. Sameroff, S. McDonough & K. Rosenblum (Eds.), Treating Parent-Infant Relationship Problems (pp. 213-242). New York: Guilford Press.

Egeland, B., Jacobvitz, D., & Sroufe, L. A. (1988). Breaking the cycle of abuse. Child Development, 59(4), 1080-1088.

Egeland, B., Weinfield, N., Bosquet, M., & Cheng, V. (2000). Remembering, repeating, and working through: Lessons from attachment-based interventions. In J. Osofsky (Ed.), WHIMH Handbook of Infant Mental Health (Vol. 4, pp. 35-89). New York: Wiley.

Fury, G., Carlson, E. A., & Sroufe, L. A. (1997). Children’s representations of attachment relationships in family drawings. Child Development, 68, 1154-1164.

Hesse, E. (1999). The Adult Attachment Interview: Historical and current perspectives. In J. Cassidy & P. R. Shaver (Eds.), Handbook of attachment (pp. 395-433). New York: Guilford Press.

Hesse, E., & Main, M. (2000). Disorganized infant, child, and adult attachment: Collapse in behavioral and attentional strategies.Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 48, pp. 1097-1127.

Holmes, J. (1998). Defensive and creative uses of narrative psychotherapy: An attachment perspective. In G. Roberts & J. Holmes (Eds.), Narrative in psychotherapy and psychiatry (pp. 49-68). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Lieberman, A., & Zeanah, C. H. (1999). Contributions of attachment theory to infant-parent psychotherapy and other interventions with infants and young children. In J. Cassidy & P. Shaver (Eds.), Handbook of attachment: Theory, research, and clinical applications (pp. 555-574). New York: Guilford Press.

Liotti, G. (1992). Disorganized/disoriented attachment in the etiology of the dissociative disorders. Dissociation, 4, 196-204.

Main, M. (1995). Recent studies in attachment: Overview with selected implications for clinical work. In S. Goldberg, R. Muir & J. Kerr (Eds.), Attachment theory: Social, developmental, and clinical perspectives (pp. 407-475). Hillsdale, NJ: Analytic Press.

Main, M. (2000). The organized categories of infant, child, and adult attachment: Flexible vs. inflexible attention under attachment-related stress. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 48, pp. 1055-1096.

Main, M., & Goldwyn, R. (1998). Adult attachment interview scoring and classification manual–6th version.Unpublished manuscript, University of California, Berkeley.

Main, M., & Hesse, E. (1990). Parents’ unresolved traumatic experiences are related to infant disorganized attachment status: Is frightened or frightening parental behavior the linking mechanism? In M. Greenberg, D. Cicchetti & E. M. Cummings (Eds.),Attachment in the preschool years (pp. 161-182). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.

Main, M., Kaplan, N., & Cassidy, J. (1985). Security in infancy, childhood, and adulthood: A move to the level of representation.Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 50 (1-2, Serial No. 209), 66-104.

Main, M., & Solomon, J. (1990). Procedures for identifying infants as disorganized/disoriented during the Ainsworth strange situation. In M. T. Greenberg, D. Cicchetti & E. M. Cummings (Eds.), Attachment in the preschool years (pp. 121-160). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.

Marvin, R., Cooper, C., Hoffman, K., & Powell, B. (2002). The Circle of Security project: Attachment-based intervention with caregiver-preschool child dyads. Attachment & Human Development, 4(1), 107-124.

Muir, E. (1992). Watching, waiting, and wondering: Applying psychoanalytic principles to mother-infant intervention. Infant Mental Health Journal, 13(4), 319-328.

NICHD Early Child Care Research Network. (1997). The effects of infant child care on infant-mother attachment security: Results of the NICHD study of early child care. Child Development, 68, 860-879.

Sander, L. (1975). Infant and caretaking environment. In E. J. Anthony (Ed.), Explorations in child psychiatry (pp. 129-165). New York, NY: Plenum Press.

Schore, A. N. (1994). Affect regulation and the origin of the self: The neurobiology of emotional development. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Sroufe, J. (2003). Applications of attachment theory to the treatment of latency age children. In M. Cortina & M. Marrone (Eds.),Attachment theory and the psychoanalytic process (pp. 204-226). London: Whurr Press.

Sroufe, L. A. (1977). Attachment as an organizational construct. Child Development,48, 1184-1199.

Sroufe, L. A. (1986). Appraisal: Bowlby’s contribution to psychoanalytic theory and developmental psychology; attachment: separation: loss. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 27, 841-849.

Sroufe, L. A. (2005). Attachment and development:  A prospective, longitudinal study from birth to adulthood, Attachment and Human Development7, 349-367.

Sroufe, L. A., Egeland, B., Carlson, E., & Collins, W. A. (2005). The development of the person. New York: Guilford Press.

Sroufe, L. A., Egeland, B., & Kreutzer, T. (1990). The fate of early experience following developmental change: Longitudinal approaches to individual adaptation in childhood. Child Development, 61, 1363-1373.

Sroufe, L. A., & Fleeson, J. (1986). Attachment and the construction of relationships. In W. Hartup & Z. Rubin (Eds.), Relationships and development (pp. 51-71). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Sroufe, L. A., & McIntosh, J. (2011, July). Divorce and attachment relationships: The longitudinal journey. Family Court Review.

Steele, H. & Steele, M. (2008). Clinical applications of the Adult Attachment Interview. New York: Guilford Press.