The Psychology of Attachment Trauma

Defining addiction

The first section explores the components of addiction from the perspective of a disorder of impulse control, and raises the question of how we make behavioural decisions.

The effects of attachment trauma

The second section explores trauma precursors that establish this faulty decision making process.

Managing attachment trauma

The final section explores a neurophysiological approach to re-setting the nervous system such that decision making becomes optimal.

The Psychology of Addiction

Working with the Therapeutic Reltionship

Working with Resistance

Working with Shock Trauma

Working with Children

Working with Couples

Working with Groups