*What Attachment Parenting is really about* .& how AP can be ridiculed is truly beyond me. Shouldn't this be how everyone parents? If people rebel against gentle parenting, no wonder the world is in the state that it is. Too sad.
Reactive Attachment Disorder and other attachment disturbances are common in children who have been institutionalized or have had their attachment with a primary caregiver disrupted. Here is a graphic to help you better understand RAD!