The Secure Base model: promoting attachment and resilience

A training programme (5 sessions)

Training Programme
Session One Introduction & Availability
Session Two Sensitivity
Session Three Acceptance
Session Four Co-operation
Session Five Family Membership


A training programme (1 session)

Training Programme
Session One Secure Base Training Programme


Because caregivers and childcare professionals have found these ideas and resources helpful, we want to make them readily available through this website.

There are two simple conditions for their use:

  • The source of the materials should be acknowledged. That is: Providing a Secure Base, Gillian Schofield and Mary Beek, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK.
  • The core elements of the Secure Base Model (that is, the model itself and the cycles) should not be changed.