This is the resource you’ve been waiting for – you won’t find platitudes or false hopes. What you will find is critical information, practical suggestions, and resource recommendations that will provide a way forward. If you desperately need help to navigate the difficult RAD journey with your child, this book is it.
Reactive Attachment Disorder RAD: The Essential Guide for Parents #ad - Reactive attachment disorder rad - The Essential Guide for Parents comes from a parent who’s in the trenches with you. These kids often have violent outbursts, steal, play with feces, engage in outlandish lying, and hoard food. Adopting or fostering a child with reactive attachment disorder RAD is beyond challenging.
When Love Is Not Enough: A Guide to Parenting With RAD-Reactive Attachment DisorderFamilies By Design Inc #ad - When love is not enough: a guide to parenting Children with RAD-Reactive Attachment Disorder brings hope and healing tools to parents and professionals working to help challenging children. If you want to make a difference in the life of a hurting child, this book will do it! This plan was honed on some of the most difficult children in the US and has been used successfully to help thousands of children around the world.
When Love Is Not Enough: A Guide to Parenting With RAD-Reactive Attachment Disorder #ad - This book tells the reader how to do it and then zaps them with a boost of encouragement to get started! Used book in Good Condition. Children can learn to be respectful, responsible and fun to be with. Effective interventions, a full step by step plan, clearer insight and understanding make a powerful difference in helping children heal.
Detached: Surviving Reactive Attachment DisorderJH Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Then, against all odds, you'll read about miracles few ever thought possible. You'll see an innocent boy become a severely emotionally disturbed teen. Detached! surviving reactive attachment disorder is the true story of a young boy who never "attached" or "bonded" with his alcoholic mother.
Used book in Good Condition. As he grew up, he, like most Reactive Attachment Disordered kids, exhibiting severely antisocial, even violent, acted out, behavior. He felt unloved, unsafe, uncared for, sad, lonely and extremely angry. You'll travel back in time to view a young child's life through his own eyes.
Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control: A Love-Based Approach to Helping Attachment-Challenged Children With Severe BehaviorsBeyond Consequences Institute, LLC #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The authors end with a parenting bonus section: true testimonials from parents who have been able to make significant changes in their homes with this model of parenting, peace, giving real-life examples of how they have been able to find the healing, and love that they had been seeking prior to working through the techniques outlined in this book.
Beyond consequences, logic, and Control covers in detail the effects of trauma on the body-mind and how trauma alters children's behavioral responses. The next seven chapters are individually devoted to seven behaviors typically seen with attachment-challenged children. Used book in Good Condition. Each of these chapters talks in depth on these specific behaviors and gives vivid and contrasting examples of how this love-based approach works to foster healing and works to develop relationships, as opposed to the fear-based traditional attachment parenting approaches that are being advocated in today's attachment field.
Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control: A Love-Based Approach to Helping Attachment-Challenged Children With Severe Behaviors #ad - The first four chapters help parents and professionals clearly understand the neurological research behind the basic model given in this book, deemed, 'The Stress Model. While scientifically based in research, it is written in an easy to understand and easy to grasp format for anyone working with or parenting children with severe behaviors.
These include lying, and yes, lack of eye contact, hoarding and gorging, defiance, stealing, aggression, even a chapter that talks candidly about how parents appear hostile and angry when they work to simply maintain their families from reaching complete states of chaos. Used book in Good Condition.
Inside: Understanding How Reactive Attachment Disorder Thinks and FeelsCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Used book in Good Condition. From the perspective of a diagnosed individual using a journal to share experiences, thoughts, and feelings. Written by a professional therapist based on years of experience working with clients, families, and friends living with Reactive Attachment Disorder R. A. D. A comprehensive look inside R.
A. D. This resource can also be a valuable resource for others seeking information on this disorder. That will enable, as well as those diagnosed, therapists, families and friends, to better understand this "jungle" like world. This book gives helpful insight into the world of R. A. D. Used book in Good Condition.
Inside: Understanding How Reactive Attachment Disorder Thinks and Feels #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Inside is written for professionals in the field of mental health with an Afterword that provides specific treatment information that professionals may use in their practices. The journal is an amalgamation of stories and experiences that have been shared with the therapist and author over years of practice in this area of specialty.
The A-Z of Therapeutic Parenting Therapeutic Parenting BooksJessica Kingsley Publishers #ad - Therapeutic parenting is a deeply nurturing parenting style, and is especially effective for children with attachment difficulties, or who experienced childhood trauma. This book provides everything you need to know in order to be able to effectively therapeutically parent. Providing a model of intervention, The A-Z of Therapeutic Parenting gives parents or caregivers an easy to follow process to use when responding to issues with their children.
The A-Z of Therapeutic Parenting Therapeutic Parenting Books #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. The following a-z covers 60 common problems parents face, with advice on what might trigger these issues, from acting aggressively to difficulties with sleep, and how to respond. Easy to navigate and written in a straightforward style, this book is a 'must have' for all therapeutic parents.
Parenting Children of Trauma: A Foster-Adoption Guide to Understanding Attachment DisordersMiramare Ponte Press #ad - Breaking down current treatment options for attachment disorders. What's stopping you from reclaiming your heart, and your hope? If you're ready to live free of shame, your home, and safe in your own home, full of hope, then this is your book. Because parenting children of trauma will take you to the lowest parts of your existence, only to raise you back up again with a new resilience, a new compassion, a new freedom, and a whole new framework through which to see and love your child.
Before i was raising kiddos with attachment disorders, I was therapeutically supporting families who were. Or for the friend or family member who has watched the the adoption story of their loved one unravel. My family has lived our own version of hope and hell in learning what real love looks like for these children.
Parenting Children of Trauma: A Foster-Adoption Guide to Understanding Attachment Disorders #ad - Equipping you with information, strategies, and stories to know you are not alone or powerless in your own home. Extended family members, and the greater community don't understand the challenges and sometimes add to the problems these families face, friends, sometimes prolonging the healing process for all.
Attachment disorder is cruel. This book is for the wonderful-hearted people who stepped into adoption with dreams of loving a child to wholeness, only to find that hurting kids sometimes hurt people. Walk with me through understanding trauma to alleviate fear and doubt about who you are, who they are, and what your future holds.
Resources to help the friend or family member who wants to support adoptive/foster families.
Parenting Pandora: Understanding Your Child With Reactive Attachment DisorderCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Traditional parenting techniques backfire. Why doesn’t traditional parenting work for children with Reactive Attachment Disorder? What drives their obsession with control? What would make things better? Parenting an adopted child with Reactive Attachment Disorder RAD is often a daily struggle with incomprehensible behavior.
Parents feel it is their fault. Practical tips and unconventional strategies for approaching common issues are described, as well as techniques to neutralize controlling behavior. The child can be controlling and manipulative, with lengthy and intense tantrums. With a little sarcasm and a little humor, she wrote down what she discovered.
Parenting Pandora: Understanding Your Child With Reactive Attachment Disorder #ad - Written by a mom who obsessively sought answers. Used book in Good Condition. Things typical children respond to immediately will either not have an effect, or will escalate a child with RAD. They do not seem to learn from consequences, making it appear they have no sense of cause and effect. They are overwhelmed and exhausted, with good reason.
It explains why standard parenting recommendations do not work and how the child perceives them. Used book in Good Condition.
The Connected Child: Bring hope and healing to your adoptive familyMcGraw-Hill Education #ad - Some adoptions, though, present unique challenges. Other children have behaved this way; other parents have responded thusly; welcome to the community of therapeutic and joyful adoptive families. Melissa fay greene, author of there is no me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Africa's Children Used book in Good Condition.
The Connected Child: Bring hope and healing to your adoptive family #ad - Kranowitz, author of The Out-of-Sync Child"Drs. Written by two research psychologists specializing in adoption and attachment, The Connected Child will help you: Build bonds of affection and trust with your adopted child Effectively deal with any learning or behavioral disorders Discipline your child with love without making him or her feel threatened "A must-read not only for adoptive parents, but for all families striving to correct and connect with their children.
Carol S. Morris, editor of S. Purvis and cross have thrown a life preserver not only to those just entering uncharted waters, but also to those struggling to stay afloat. Kathleen E. Used book in Good Condition. I. Focus magazine "Truly an exceptional, innovative work.
Upside Down: Understanding and Supporting Attachment in Adoptive and Foster FamiliesCopperlight Wood #ad - I wish everyone who knows our family could read this. This book is the result. Used book in Good Condition. Because adoptive and foster families should never feel alone, and our communities can be equipped to make sure they never feel that way again. Their overwhelming, unanimous theme was, “This is what I’ve wanted to tell people for so long.
But it doesn’t have to be that way – communities around them can intentionally be part of the solution instead of unintentionally being part of the problem. And then adoptive and foster families started writing back. Used book in Good Condition. It is now used in churches, offices, ministries, and communities as the must-have, easy-read resource for training and explaining attachment issues to those who need to know as soon as possible how to support adoptive and foster families.
Upside Down: Understanding and Supporting Attachment in Adoptive and Foster Families #ad - In about 100 pages, upside down provides information and insight that transforms an outsider’s assumptions into an insider’s powerful perspective. Adoptive and foster families working through attachment issues often feel alone. Used book in Good Condition. Without that support, adoptive and foster families live in isolation.
Shannon guerra learned this first-hand after she and her husband adopted two children in 2012, at the doctor’s office, and she started writing shockingly transparent blog posts about what her family was going through at home, and in her heart as a mama.
Reactive Attachment Disorder - When Love is Not Enough : A Guide to Parenting Children with RADFamilies by Design #ad - Used book in Good Condition. This book is a guide to parenting emotionally disturbed children back to health! This method was honed on the toughest kids in the US and has proven very successful in helping them to become respectful, responsible and fun to be with. Used book in Good Condition. If you want to make a difference in the life of a child, this method will do it! Used book in Good Condition.
A clear focused plan for guiding angry, defiant, destructive kids back to emotional health and happiness is all here. Used book in Good Condition.