Attachment Theory, Attachment Research, Attachment Teachings play an important part in the teaching and learning at Tom’s University

A few recommended books for an introduction into the research support for the central importance of The Human Attachment System for child development, brain development, and relationships throughout life:

Why Love Matters: How Affection Shapes a Baby’s Brain by Sue Gerhardt

Parenting from the Inside Out: How a Deeper Self-Understanding Helps Raise Children Who Thrive by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. and Mary Hartzell, M.Ed.

The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

Attachment in Adulthood by Mario Mikulincer and Phillip R. Shaver