Attachment and Adoption:
What is It and Why is It so Important?
Lark Eshleman, Ph.D.
“Attachment and Adoption: What is It and Why is It so Important?” presented by Lark Eshleman, Ph.D. provides an overview of the importance of attachment in adoption including what “attachment” is, why it is important, causes of breaks in attachment, implications for international adoption, recognizing attachment challenges, and the four attachment styles. “Attachment and Adoption” has two parts: a recorded webinar and a recording (audio only) of the Q&A session Dr. Eshleman held with pre- and post-adoptive parents on 2/7/07. There is a charge for this course, and you must register to access this material.
1) Watch the Recorded Webinar
Attachment and Adoption w/ Lark Eshleman, Ph.D.
Click on the link below to watch the recorded webinar, “Attachment and Adoption” presented by Dr. Eshleman. The webinar is approximately 60 minutes in length. You may stop the webinar and restart at any point, and may watch the webinar as many time as you wish. Note that you will need speakers or headphones on your computer in order to listen to the audio.
Watch the Recorded Webinar “Attachment and Adoption”
2) Listen to the Q&A Session w/ Dr. Eshleman
Through your computer’s speakers
Click the link below to open an audio player to listen to the audio replay of the live Q&A session Dr. Eshleman held with adoptive parents on 2/7/07 on ThinkingOfAdopting.com through your computer’s speakers. Please note that this recording has been edited for content, length, and to respect the privacy of the participants.
3) Additional Reference Material