Are social learning-based parent programmes compatible with DDP-informed parent programmes when supporting foster carers?

This paper is a response to a query made in February 2019 to the DDP Institute via this website ( The question raised was whether the ‘Fostering Changes’ programme is compatible with DDP-informed programmes when supporting foster carers.

Parenting Programmes included:

Fostering Changes – (Bachmann et al, 2011)

Nurturing Attachments – (Golding 2014)

Foundations for Attachment – (Golding, 2017)


Publisher: DDP Network (Feb 2019)

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