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Dr. Ronald Federici: Romanian Orphans Q&A

Friday, June 25, 1999 Ron Federici On June 26, Washington, D.C. will play host to a reunion of the first children rescued from orphanages in Siret, Romania. The horrific conditions of orphans in Siret and other Romanian institutions were brought

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Ronald Federici: NPR Interview on Russian Adoptions

Ronald Federici, founder of the Russian-Ukrainian Private Adoption Project, gave this interview to NPR on Russian adoptions.

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Dr. Ronald Federici: Expert Testimony in Abuse Case

February 2006: A Shocking Tennessee Child-Abuse Case Sheds Light on a Hidden World of Hard-to-Adopt Kids—and a Bizarre Method of Disciplining Them As the dozen deputy sheriffs and child welfare workers approached the tidy, three-story white house in Trenton, Tenn.,

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Arthur Becker-Weidman: Some Comments on Autism

Dr. Arthur Becker-Weidman is the founder of the Center for Family Development and a leading proponent of Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP). In this article, Dr. Becker-Weidman shares some insights about autism.

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Dr. Arthur Becker-Weidman on Interventions in Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy

Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy interventions flow from several theoretical and empirical lines. Attachment theory (Bowlby, 1980, Bowlby, 1988) provides the theoretical foundation for Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy. Early trauma disrupts the normally developing attachment system by creating distorted internal working models of

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Ronald Federici and Heather Forbes Discuss the Plight of Haitian Orphans

The interview is here.

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