Attachment Theory on Netflix

Recommended by one of our counsellors is the following programme available on Netflix which includes old footage of Harlow’s monkey experiments:

The Dark Matter of Love Documentary

Adoptive parents learn that the reality of bonding with children who’ve grown up in institutions is more difficult than they ever imagined.

Professor Emeritus Dr Robert Marvin has spent a lifetime developing a scientific intervention to help children to love.

His framework draws on experiments into the attachment patterns of monkeys, birds and humans.

This is the story of a family going through his programme.