Association for Training on Trauma and Attachment in Children

For Parents

Parent Memberships

ATTACh Parent Memberships provide much needed support services to parents and caregivers caring for children with attachment disorders.

Membership benefits include free access to our parent support calls and parent support page on Facebook, discounted access to webinars and local trainings, and application eligibility for conference scholarships.

Join today by clicking here. If you have any questions regarding membership, please email us at or call our office at 612-861-4222.


Parent Resources

ATTACh offers clinical referrals as well as book recommendations and other assistance.

ATTACh also publishes Hope for Healing: A Parent’s Guide to Trauma and Attachment and corresponding study guide. This thoughtful guide, written by therapists and parents who live and work with children who have a disorder or disturbance of attachment, will help parents, family members, educators, and others learn to support children on their path to healthy, loving and trusting relationships.

ATTACh also publishes a quarterly newsletter with articles, updates and resources. Make sure to sign up for our mailing list at the bottom of the page. 

woman comforting an upset child

Special thanks to Calo for sponsoring parent memberships

What’s New

ATTACh is partnering with Calo Programs, American Adoption Congress, and Attachment & Trauma Network to present the “Heal Childhood Trauma Tour.”

Adverse Childhood Experiences impacts the development of 1 in 4 children in the United States.

Kicking off in Minneapolis, MN, the Childhood Trauma Tour strives to increase understanding, improve treatment and share a hope for healing.

You can learn more about the full tour at

Click here to download tour date flyer.

Click on the thumbnails to download city-specific flyers.

Heal Childhood Trauma Tour 2017 Minneapolis
November 10th Minneapolis, MN
Heal Childhood Trauma Tour 2017 Chicago
November 11th Chicago, IL
Heal Childhood Trauma Tour 2017 Boston
November 13th Boston, MA
Healing Childhood Trauma Tour 2017 Philadelphia
November 14th Philadelphia, PA
Heal Childhood Trauma Tour 2017 Washington, D.C.
November 15th Washington, D.C.

Here is an updated listing of events just for parents at our conference in October. You can click here to download a PDF version of the flyer.

If you’re interested in registering, click here to get started!

fostering media connections, the chronicle of social change, fostering families today, adoption today

Starting this Month,
Adoption Today Digital Magazine is FREE

Los Angeles, CA, July 5, 2017 – Starting with this month’s issue, Adoption Today has become a free online publication, allowing the entire adoption community to access information and resources that the award-winning publication provides.

Also, starting this month, Adoption Today will be released bi-monthly, allowing for enhancements to the publication and more frequent special issues.

For more information visit Adoption Today’s website. To register for a free online subscription, visit

Click here to read the full press release.

Parent Flyer for Conference

Check out our Conference Flyer highlighting events/sessions for parents! You can click here to download a PDF version of the flyer.

If you’re interested in registering, click here to get started!

Membership Flyer

Within one year of your paid membership or renewal*, you receive ONE FREE ONLINE TRAINING SERIES OF YOUR CHOICE!

*only applies to members who fully pay for their membership and not by scholarship

Renew/Sign up for your paid membership today!

ATTACh Email Group

Sign up for the ATTACh Email list to receive updates, news, research, training and event info.

Contact ATTACh


310 E 38th Street, Suite 320
Minneapolis, MN 55409