Psychotherapyis also known as talk therapy and its a proven treatment method for attachment issues the therapist and patient talk through problems to identify and heal troubling issues the best therapeutic technique for adult attachment issues depends on the individual and the professional opinion of the therapist. Despite its huge influence within psychology and child development attachment theory has made slow inroads in the world of psychotherapy with adults one of bowlbys early american collaborators pat sable has been working in this field for thirty years and has at last produced the book her friends and colleagues have been waiting for. This article discusses bowlbys development of an ethological evolutionary perspective and its implications for psychotherapy with adults according to bowlby attachment behavior is instinctive having emerged throughout the course of evolution to ensure protection and actual survival because the environment affects how attachment behavior unfolds adverse experiences can divert . The attachment system oxytocin is generated during childbirth and nursing which helps the mother bond with the fetus and the child then helps the child attach to the mother it promotes trust relaxation and desire for closeness then when the child is older and experiences anxiety it seeks closeness. Attachment theory provides a model for understanding 1 development within the context of the childs primary and formative relationships and 2 an adults orientation toward lifelong intimate connections social relationships and autonomous exploration
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