Resources for Parents

If you need help, you’ve come to the right place. Raising a child with reactive attachment disorder or other behavioral and mental health issues can be lonely and disheartening. Below find links to support groups, blog posts, and other resources.

Support Groups

Resources

Recommended Resources

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The ugly truth about trauma

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Developmental Trauma and Psychosis

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The Essential Guide to RAD

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Mental Health Services

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