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Welcome to the DDP Network

DDP Network is a worldwide body that promotes DDP and supports professionals, parents and caregivers in finding out about the therapy and the parenting approach

Find out more about DDP

We provide information about Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, how to become certified in DDP, the parenting approach, resources, training courses and conferences.

Visit the DDP UK and DDP USA & Canada Network sites for information local to you.

What is DDP?


DDP stands for Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy. It is a therapy and parenting approach that uses what we know about attachment and trauma to help children and families with their relationships.

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Are you a Parent or Carer?


DDP recognises the vital role that adoptive parents, foster parents and caregivers have in helping children. Find out how the therapy and the parenting approach could help you and your family.

If you are looking for help, find your nearest practitioner in DDP.

For Parents & Carers Find a practitioner or therapist

Are you a Professional?


Find out how DDP can help children and families, how the approach can help your practice and how to make links with other therapists and practitioners.

The Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy Training Institute (DDPI) tells you how to become certified as a practitioner in DDP.

For Professionals About DDPI
DDP near me

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