Dear John, Thanks for the information. Sena ... From: John Byrde To: Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2001 11:39 PMMessage 1 of 7 , Feb 16, 2001View SourceDear John,
Thanks for the information.
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From: "John Byrde" <jebyrde@...>
Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2001 11:39 PM
Subject: [steiner] Re: Reactive Attachment Disorder
> Dear Rick
> Thanks for bringing posting the RAD link. I've been working with these
> for years in a Romanian curative education centre, but had not realised
> issue had been named in the West and taken up so intensively. We are
> out of touch here, and the anthropop curative ed circles have not
> research on this specifically as far as I know.
> Probably Steiner did not say anything about this in his teachings, Sena,
> the disorder (although I saw a reference to it on one site as 'The Kaspar
> Hauser Syndrome') was probably little known in Steiner's time. It belongs
> the neo-barbaric later 20th century.
> Nevertheless anthroposophy's concern to develop and uphold a true 'image
> man' has a lot to do with the RAD children - just as autism, Down's
> Syndrome, or whatever other disturbance people have to cope with in
> their way.
> But all this has more to do with the working out of anthroposophy than its
> teachings, perhaps ....
> So thanks for posting this precious starting point, Rick.
> John Byrde
> > Rick,
> > Thanks for bringing this to our attention. However, I can't
> > quite see the connection with Steiner's teachings.
> > Regards,
> > Sena
> > > The following posted U.R.L is a web site addressing the issue of
> > > R.A.D. in today's children:
> > >
> > > http://attachmenttherapy.com/ad.html
> > >
> > > [rick distasi]
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John, thank you for replying to the e-mail about children with R.A.D syndrome. I have seen documentaries about the conditions in Romanian and RussianMessage 1 of 7 , Feb 17, 2001View SourceJohn,
thank you for replying to the e-mail about children with R.A.D syndrome. I
have seen documentaries about the conditions in Romanian and Russian
orphanages. Please, if you have anything further to add to this in the
future please do so. Thanks again, Rick Distasi
Will do, but now I've got my work cut out on this...