Depression and attachment in families: a child-focused perspective.

@article{Herring2002DepressionAA,
  title={Depression and attachment in families: a child-focused perspective.},
  author={Melissa Herring and Nadine J Kaslow},
  journal={Family process},
  year={2002},
  volume={41 3},
  pages={
          494-518
        }
}
Given the social nature and developmental implications of attachment and depression, in this review we will examine the role of attachment and the effects of a depressed family member at each stage of a child's development. We discuss treatment strategies for families in which either a parent or a child is depressed. We propose a model that is based on the developmental phase of the children in the family, and that aims to strengthen attachment bonds among family members and alleviate… CONTINUE READING
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