Chapter 7. The Assessment and Classification of Attachment

  1. Phil Rich EdD, MSW

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713556.ch7

Attachment and Sexual Offending: Understanding and Applying Attachment Theory to the Treatment of Juvenile Sexual Offenders

Attachment and Sexual Offending: Understanding and Applying Attachment Theory to the Treatment of Juvenile Sexual Offenders

How to Cite

Rich, P. (2005) The Assessment and Classification of Attachment, in Attachment and Sexual Offending: Understanding and Applying Attachment Theory to the Treatment of Juvenile Sexual Offenders, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713556.ch7

Author Information

  1. Clinical Director, Stetson School, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470091067

Online ISBN: 9780470713556

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Keywords:

  • sexual offenders;
  • dynamic-maturational model;
  • dynamic interrelationship;
  • insecure avoidant;
  • disorganized-disoriented

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Classification of Attachment

  • Disorganized Attachment in Adolescents

  • Attachment Strategy

  • The Classification of Adult Attachment

  • Classification: Categorical or Dimensional?