Emotions

How early years trauma affects the brain

The child who mistrusts good care

Dan Hughes
Dan Hughes summarises how the brain reacts to trauma and how an understanding of this process is helpful to foster and adoptive parents and professionals.

Emotions in social work practice

Iriss.fm, episode 4

Richard Ingram, a lecturer in Social Work at the University of Dundee, is completing a PhD on "Emotions in Social Work Practice". He has recently published a paper in the British Journal of Social Work looking at the role of emotional intelligence in social work. Iriss's Ian Watson talked to Richard, via Skype, about his research and its implications for social work practice.

Attachment - the importance of physical and emotional safety - Edwina Grant

Scottish Attachment in Action network seminar

Edwina Grant, an independent psychologist and Chair of Scottish Attachment in Action, introduces a meeting of SAIA with a discussion of the importance of physical and emotional safety and 'the dance of attunement'.

Recorded at Scottish Attachment in Action network seminar, why attachment matters for all.