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Rocking your child helps with attachment.
Five years ago, I was struggling with parenting our demanding, hyperactive toddler we had adopted from foster care. I stumbled upon a blog post that first introduced me to the concept of attachment therapies for adoptive families. {That blog post, The Rockin’ Mama Challenge, was […]

Join the #RocktoberLove Challenge to Bond with your Child


80 percent of abused children have disorganized attachment.
Before becoming a parent, a person should understand the four attachment parenting types. Specifically, foster parents should study the disorganized attachment style. Why? Because 80% of abused children come from a home with a disorganized attachment style – an attachment based on FEAR. (Parenting from the […]

How Can Attachment Become So Disorganized?