Practice Guidance

Tool: The Disconnected and extremely Insensitive Parenting Measure (DIP scale)

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Introduction

This step-by-step guide to a key assessment tool forms part of Community Care Inform’s Quick guide: assessing attachment in adults and carers. Refer to the guide and the quick guides on understanding attachment theory and assessing attachment in children to see more examples of the role of disconnected and extremely insensitive parenting in maltreatment and disorganised attachment, and how this […]

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