UPDATED JUNE 21, 2018 On June 20, 2018, President Trump signed an Executive Order halting the practice of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally.  There is still more work needed, however, as the …

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With great sadness, we report the passing of Lawrence B. (Larry) Smith, LCSW of Silver Spring, MD on August 11, 2016. Larry was a well-respected therapist who specialized in attachment disorders, developmental trauma and FASD. He was an active volunteer with the Attachment & Trauma Network, serving as a board member since 2009. A child and family therapist since 1993, Larry has helped countless families around the DC area and across the country. Larry has written extensively on attachment disorders and trauma, as well as related topics of shame, FASD and the neurological impacts of technology. Many of his articles, including the well-known “Oil and Water: The Attachment-Disordered Child at School” can be found on the website he co-founded and maintained: www.attachmentdisordermaryland.com.

In Memory of Larry… August 2016.  With great sadness, we report the passing of Lawrence B. (Larry) Smith, LCSW of Silver Spring, MD on August 11, 2016. Larry was a well-respected therapist who specialized in attachment disorders, developmental trauma and …

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