Adult Attachment in Clinical Social Work

Practice, Research, and Policy

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-6240-9 (Print) 978-1-4419-6241-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 1-14

      Introduction

  3. Theory Development Regarding Adult Attachment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-29

      The Origins of an Attachment Approach to Social Work Practice with Adults

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      Pages 31-55

      Contemporary Theory and Research on Adult Attachment: Where is the Field Today?

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      Pages 57-75

      Clinical Social Work and Regulation Theory: Implications of Neurobiological Models of Attachment

  4. Applications to Adult Clinical Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-95

      Separation, Loss, and Grief in Adults: An Attachment Perspective

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      Pages 97-111

      Listening Closely: The Significance of the Therapist’s Voice Intensity, Rhythm, and Tone

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      Pages 113-126

      Using a Mentalization-Based Framework to Assist Hard-to-Reach Clients in Individual Treatment

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      Pages 127-145

      Attachment and Caregiving for Elders Within African-American Families

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      Pages 147-172

      Attachment in the Family Context: Insights from Development and Clinical Work

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      Pages 173-191

      Applications of Attachment Theory to Group Interventions: A Secure Base in Adulthood

  5. Attachment Applications to Policy, Research, and Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-216

      Policy Implications of Attachment Processes in Adulthood: Caregiving and Family Preservation

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      Pages 217-252

      Attachment Research: Contributions of Social Workers

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      Pages 253-265

      Implications of Attachment Theory for Social Work Education

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 267-271