The World is a Circle – Circle of Security International

Good Enough

I once knew a weatherman who told me he only had to be right 30% of the time at his job. Upon hearing this, I immediately tried to convince myself…

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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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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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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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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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I’m Anxious that She’s Anxious

Whenever my daughter is in a new environment, meeting other kids, going to a party, going back to school after the weekend, she becomes very clingy and shy. My usually…

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I Want to See Your Face

My 3-year-old daughter was sitting on the toilet. I was at the sink washing my hands. We were singing a song while we waited for her to pee. We sang…

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