How to Rebuild Secure Attachment After Trauma



In How to Rebuild Secure Attachment after Trauma, Pat Ogden and Ruth Lanius look at the powerful way that attachment can affect the client’s healing process. They”ll share insights and strategy on working with clients who have a negative attachment history.

Pat will look at one approach that can prevent the escalation of PTSD symptoms after a distressful event. She’ll also get into the way attachment can foster a secondary trauma in clients after the initial traumatic experience.

Ruth then follows that with one method that can help rebuild secure attachment in clients who never felt safe around other people.

One of Ruth’s clients had such a severely broken attachment history that she had never experienced love. You’ll hear how Ruth was able to help her build a sense of attachment and experience positive feelings for the first time.

Be sure to visit some of our other expert videos on treating trauma, featuring Ruth Lanius, Pat Ogden, Bessel van der Kolk, Peter Levine, and many others.

Source: Youtube