Treating Attachment Abuse: A Compassionate Approach

Treating Attachment Abuse: A Compassionate Approach

by Steven PhD Stosny
     
 

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Attachment abuse can involve both physical and emotional violence between people in close relationships, which includes couples, parents and their children, and adult children and their aging parents, among others. Attachment abusers blame their victims for their own feelings of shame, inadequacy, or inability to love.

Dr. Stosny's innovative and integrative

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Overview

Attachment abuse can involve both physical and emotional violence between people in close relationships, which includes couples, parents and their children, and adult children and their aging parents, among others. Attachment abusers blame their victims for their own feelings of shame, inadequacy, or inability to love.

Dr. Stosny's innovative and integrative approach to the treatment of attachment abuse emphasizes the importance of compassion for both the abused and the abuser. This hands-on manual provides a series of treatment modules designed to teach the perpetrators and the victims how to cope with their feelings and to end attachment abuse. This volume will be of interest to psychotherapists, group therapists, social workers, and counselors working with abusive clients and their victims.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826189615
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/27/1995
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,133,920
File size:
3 MB

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