The Center for Attachment Research (CAR) is a university based lab, research group, and center for training. The Center is directed by Howard Steele, Ph.D. and Miriam Steele, Ph.D. Miriam Steele is Director of Clinical Training for the PhD program in Clinical Psychology, and Howard Steele is Director of Graduate Studies in the Psychology Department of The New School for Social Research. Research assistants at CAR include PhD students and MA students at The New School for Social Research, undergraduates from Eugene Lang College, the New School for Public Engagement, and Parsons, The New School for Design, with visiting interns coming from all over the world. Please see Who We Are for a more complete description of the Center, and see Current Projects to for more information on ongoing research. 

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Planned seminars at The New School:

Friends and Family Interview (FFI) Training Seminar with relevance to interviewing children aged 8-15+ years;  The next seminar will take place over 21-22 Jan 2014. For more information, contact Howard Steele.

Reflective Functioning as applied to Adult Attachment Interviews
. Next seminar will take place over 13-14 Jan 2014 in New York. For more information,
contact Howard Steele.

Attachment Focused Coding System (AFCS) for Story Stems with Allison Splaun, PhD.    This is an intensive two day training where you will learn to administer and code story stems for use in both clinical and research settings.  
The next seminar will take place at Argosy University in Washington, D.C. on April 12-13, 2014. For more information, and news of upcoming seminars, please email Allison Splaun. Click here to view the flyer for the next training. 

Parent-Development Interview (PDI) Training Seminar with relevance to all range of parenting contexts; guidance in the use of a multi-dimensional scoring procedure (including reflective functioning) will be provided. Next Seminar will take place over 23-24 January 2014. For more information, contact Howard Steele.
for lab information pertaining to you!

SEAS or Society for Emotion and Attachment Studies was launched in 2013 with links to the journal, Attachment & Human Development (AHD), and with the intent of sponsoring International Attachment Conference (IAC) meetings, and  SRCD Attachment Pre-Conference meetings. Members of SEAS will benefit from receipt of a personal gratis subscription to Attachment & Human Development (AHD), and enjoy reduced rates of registration for IAC and SRCD Attachment Pre-Conferences. 

Join SEAS now and be insured of prompt delivery of your copies of AHD:

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