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MORALES SILVA, Susana y SANTELICES ALVAREZ, María Pía. Working Models in Adult Attachment and Psychotherapy Interventions. Ter Psicol [online]. 2007, vol.25, n.2, pp. 163-172. ISSN 0718-4808. doi: 10.4067/S0718-48082007000200007.
This article presents a theoretical review about adult attachment styles and how they can be approached in Psychotherapy. The review takes into consideration some measurements of adult attachment; present investigations that are reviewed, and some psychotherapeutic alternatives to produce cognitive change are suggested. The article deals with the concept of Working Models, by examining a method that suggests the recognition of the factors involved in good interpersonal relationships. This would be applied to the therapeutic relationship and to other interpersonal relationships. In a modified version oí the Adult Attachment Interview, the evaluation also includes a group method that explores patients' reactions. Finally, the confluence of different therapeutical approaches is discussed, emphasizing the importance of the therapeutic alliance as common factor
Palabras clave : Working models; adult attachment; psychotherapy.