Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Attachment behavior in children; Attachment disorder in children; Emotions in children; Child psychopathology;
In order to be effective workers in the schools, school staff members must be able to form some sort of relationship with individual students. The ability of students to form relationships depends upon the attachments they have formed with their caretakers. The purpose of this literature review was to explore different types of attachment, interventions that can be used with students who have attachment issues, and how attachment can affect schools all of which are given from. the perspective of a school counselor. The literature review investigates and summarizes the impact both healthy and unhealthy attachment has on a student in cognitive, social, emotional, and behavioral areas. The paper concludes by giving interventions and strategies to help counselors work with students with attachment problems.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
Jan R. Bartlett
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©2009 Jennifer N. Allan
Allan, Jennifer N., "Attachment and the schools" (2009). Graduate Research Papers. 265.