Author Archives: Tina Traster

Reactive Attachment Disorder

“Music to My Ears”

“Music to My Ears”

At 10, Julia is fully attached to my husband and me. We are a solid forever family, the three of us. But our daughter is still reticent about investing passion elsewhere. There are no posters of Justin Bieber in her room. There is no friend from school she calls her BFF. Not one thing that really, really matters.

A family who moved past reactive attachment disorder

“Learning to Love in Our New Family”

I had gone to the end of the world to find my baby. So why didn't we bond, and why didn't I feel like a mother?


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