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This book provides a broad overview of the literature, theory, and clinical treatment of attachment deficit. It discusses its application in understanding the etiology of juvenile sexual offending, as well as implications for treatment. Issues addressed include the components of attachment and social connection, attachment and the development of personality, neurology and attachment, the development of social competence, and consideration of whether attachment can be learned.Content: Chapter 1 The Relationship of Attachment to Juvenile Sexual Offending (pages 6–18): Chapter 2 The Foundations of Attachment: Attunement and Human Connection (pages 19–35): Chapter 3 The Formation of Attachment and the Emergence of Self (pages 36–54): Chapter 4 The Secure Self: Attachment, Self, and the Internalized World (pages 55–72): Chapter 5 An Attachment Framework (pages 73–91): Chapter 6 Patterns of Attachment (pages 92–107): Chapter 7 The Assessment and Classification of Attachment (pages 108–120): Chapter 8 Measuring Attachment (pages 121–132): Chapter 9 Disordered Attachment or Attachment Disorder? (pages 133–143): Chapter 10 Applying the Attachment Framework: An Attachment?Driven Case Study (pages 144–161): Chapter 11 Presumed Links: An Attachment?Driven Pathway to Sexual Abuse (pages 162–182): Chapter 12 The Evidence for Attachment?Driven Sexual Offenses (pages 183–200): Chapter 13 Antisocial Pathways (pages 201–213): Chapter 14 Essential Elements: Empathy, Morality, and Social Connection (pages 214–232): Chapter 15 The Neural Self: The Neurobiology of Attachment (pages 233–258): Chapter 16 Understanding Attachment?Informed Treatment (pages 259–271): Chapter 17 The Attachment?Informed Treatment Environment (pages 272–281): Chapter 18 Implications for Treatment (pages 282–303): Chapter 19 Conclusions: Getting Connected (pages 304–306):
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