A book for adopters, carers and professionals working with children who are moving to a new family
View resource: Not Again, Little Owl
Psychology Associates is a leading independent practice of over 100 clinical, counselling, neuropsychological, forensic and educational psychologists, who provide services across the life span and for a large range of psychological challenges.
View resource: Psychology Associates
ADAPT Scotland recognises that parenting and working with traumatised children is extremely challenging.
Our approach helps to make that challenge a little more manageable.
View resource: ADAPT Scotland
The Nurturing Attachments groupwork programme is a DDP-informed intervention developed by Kim Golding.
In 2016 the UK Government's DfE funded Adoptionplus to carry out an evaluation of the programme across 4 geographical sites for adoptive families.
View resource: A Quantitative and Qualitative Evaluation of the Nurturing Attachments Group Programme
Improving Analysis and Understanding of Parenting Capacity. Combining theory and practice guidance for professionals, this is a guide to assessing foster or adoptive parents. Contributors are David Howe, Joanne Alper, Dr John Simmonds, Kim Golding, Daniel Hughes, Ben Gurney-Smith, Jon Baylin
View resource: Assessing Adoptive and Foster Parents
CairnsMoir Connections, a UK organisation, based in Scotland, offer conference bookstalls, online sales and resource signposting for those living or working with children impacted by trauma.
View resource: CairnsMoir Connections
Jan gave a parent’s experience of DDP therapy and therapeutic parenting of a child with complex needs both within a therapy session and during her daughter’s day to day life. Jan touched on ways that she and her daughter keep the lines of communication open when the spoken word is sometimes not possible.
View resource: Jan Ross “DDP: An Adopter’s Perspective”. DDP UK Conference Birmingham 10-11 Nov 2014
Dr Viv Norris and Sally Twigger, The Family Place, Hay-on-Wye have designed this detailed and informative poster about transitions to a new family when children have experienced developmental trauma.
View resource: Supporting Transition to a New Family
Our purpose is to provide support and give a voice to adoptive families.
View resource: Adoption UK