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Sunday, September 28, 2014

A Survivor of Attachment Therapy Speaks

I don't know how to bring some very important comments to this page, so let me ask everyone interested in AT to go to, and look at the comments by McKenzie Schmitt.

The post originally asked for accounts of AT by people who had experienced it as children and who felt it had been helpful. There have been none.

Instead, here is an account that speaks volumes about the real nature of the treatment.


  1. McKenzie is brave for speaking out and such a survivor!

    I sincerely hope that she (and other AT victims) get the help and support they deserve -- and justice!

  2. Should you ever have the time or inclination to debunk the zillion untruths this supposed social worker writes about bonding with adopted kids:

    1. Thanks for the suggestion-- it's in the queue!