Holding Therapy

Not effective and harmful. What isĀ Holding Therapy? 1. Intended to treat attachment disorders 2. Began in 1970s 3. Alternative child mental health intervention, for foster/adoption children 4. Not empirically supported 5. Disobedience and perceived lack of gratitude or affection for their caregivers is treated 6. Problems are ascribed to an inability to attach to their … Continue reading Holding Therapy