Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD)

Education is essential to truly understanding Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD). You may find the following books, websites, and information helpful for you, but because they have not been especially recommended for you or your child by Dr. Goldman please do not consider them medical advice.


Suggested Reading

References for Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD):

  • Adopting the Hurt Child: Hope for Families with Special-Needs Kids [Hardcover] by Gregory C. Keck, Regina M. Kupecky and L.G. Mansfield
  • Building the Bonds of Attachment: Awakening Love in Deeply Troubled Children – Paperback by Daniel A. Hughes
  • When Love is Not Enough by Nancy Thomas
  • The Broken Cord by Michael Dorris
  • Beyond Consequences and Control by Bryan Post. Ph.D. and 3 CD set:


Support can be found on the web for RAD:


Most of these books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble or at The Special Needs Project websites or call the Special Needs Project at (800) 333-6867.