Recommended Reading


Bomber, L. M. (2007) Inside I'm Hurting: Practical strategies for supporting children with attachment difficulties in schools. London: Worth Publishing

Bomber, L. M. (2011) What About Me?: Inclusive strategies to help pupils with attachment difficulties make it through the school day. London: Worth Publishing

Bomber, L.M. (2016) Attachment Aware Schools Series (Books 1 - 5) London: Worth Publishing

Bomber, L. M. and Hughes, D.A. (2013): Settling to Learn: Why relationships matter in school. London: Worth Publishing


Geddes, H. (2006) Attachment in the Classroom: The Link between childrens' early experience, emotional well-being and performance in school . London: Worth Publishing.

Golding, K, S. (2012) Observing Children with Attachment Difficulties in School. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.


Hughes, D. A. (2016) Parenting Matters: Parenting a child who has experienced trauma. London: CoramBAAF

Cameron, C., Connelly, G and Jackson, S. (2015) Educating Children and Young People in Care: Learning placements and caring schools. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Cozolino. L. (2013) The Social Neuroscience of Education: Optimizing attachment and learning in the classroom. New York: W.W.Norton.

Olson. K. (2014) The Invisible Classroom: Relationships, Neuroscience & Mindfulness in School. New York: W.W. Norton.

Szalavitz, M. and Perry. B (2010) Born to Love: Why Empathy is essential - and endangered. New York: Harper Collins.

Riley. P. (2011) Attachment Theory and the Teacher-Student Relationship: A practical guide for teachers, teacher educators and school leaders. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

Siegel.D (2011) The Whole Brain Child: 12 proven strategies to nurture your child's developing mind.London: Constable & Robinson

Here too, you can search for relate titles on attachment, trauma and loss.

Electronic sources:
Attachment Aware Schools URL:

Attachment Lead Network URL:

The TouchBase URL:

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The Theraplay Institute URL:

The Nurture Group Network URL:

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