chapter  5
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Dissociated Self-States, Trauma, and Disorganized Attachment

Attachment theory, which assumes a two-person or even a multiperson psychology (Cortina & Marrone, 2004; Cortina & Liotti, 2010), has been a contributor to relational psychodynamic theory. This is especially true for a relational psychodynamic theory that encompasses dissociative processes.