F. Harlow’s classic experiment with rhesus monkeys dealing with the importance of early contact with the mother.
In this podcast Dan Siegel tells about interpersonal neurobiology. What is a “mind” and what happens between minds?
Siegel explains why it is important to have relationships and what it takes to maintain rewarding relationships, such as mental presence and the importance of being able to repair a relationship rupture.
You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the link below.
A thought-provoking interview with Bruce Perry about child development and trauma.
Dr. Sheila Redfern explains how to understand and work with children in care in a mentalizing way.
Do you need a brief introduction to the importance of mentalization?
In this video clip Peter Fonagy talks about mentalization in parenthood.
When doing mentalization-based treatment, you can use small movie clips to talk with children about everyday life, and how to deal with personal conflicts and mentalization failures. Below is an example of such a movie clip.