2020 – Circle of Security International

The Circle of Security During a Pandemic

Part of the reason parents the world over have found the Circle of Security to be a valuable resource is the simple clarity it provides for tracking children's needs and…

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What I’m Learning About Remote Facilitation

A COSP Facilitator from Canada shares her experiences of facilitating COSP via telehealth during the current global pandemic. To prepare for online delivery, I used the COSP Remote Facilitation Decision…

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New research

We are excited to share two new research articles published last month about the Circle of Security. One of these studies explored the value of Circle of Security Parenting for…

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Growing Relationships in the Classroom

In a recent Fidelity Coaching session, my coach said something that really struck me and I have continued to think about since. I have been working with classroom teachers from…

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Longing to be the Hands

Since I now work from my home office, my schedule has changed a bit. I see clients virtually [I’m a Mental Health Counselor and Marriage & Family Therapist], and at…

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Home School Helpline: COSP

The following reflection comes from a Mom and Registered COSP Facilitator from Ireland as she navigates changes to home life during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are now in the third…

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A Facilitator Reflects About a Recent Group

When using COSP with parents, we are inviting caregivers to be vulnerable and to think about times when they struggled. One dad told a story of how he was rough…

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She Likes Dad More

We all have Shark Music - Welcome to the Club. The goal is not to get rid of it, but to begin to observe when it arises and how it…

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