Reactive Attachment Disorder
Following a brief overview of RAD, Rick Delaney, Ph.D. discusses the emotionally promiscuous and the hyper-vigilant types of this disorder. Healthy attachment and steps caretakers can take to positively parent a child with RAD are examined. Dr. Delaney encourages parents to look beyond diagnostic labels and ask why a child is behaving in a particular way. Handouts providing more in-depth information are available.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
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Thank you very much for offering the course Reactive Attachment Disorder to the public. I can honestly say it was one of the best classes I have taken since being a foster child caregiver.
This course explores: