MICHAEL ORLANS, MA, DAPA, BCFE
Michael Orlans, M.A., D.A.P.A., B.C.F.E., is an internationally-renowned author and trainer who has taught throughout the United States, Canada, Great Britain and Japan. He is a Certified Master Therapist with over 32 years of clinical experience working with children, adults and families in public mental health, the criminal justice system and private practice. He is the co-director of the Evergreen Psychotherapy Center and the Attachment Treatment and Training Institute. Along with Dr. Levy, he co-authored the best seller Attachment, Trauma & Healing (1998, Child Welfare League of America) and Healing Parents: Helping Wounded Children Learn to Trust and Love (2006, Child Welfare League of America.
Michael is a pioneer in the treatment of children, adolescents and adults with compromised attachment. He is the developer of Corrective Attachment Therapy and innovator of the two-week intensive treatment approach. Michael is a co-founder of the Association for Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children (ATTACh). He has contributed to numerous books, journals and other publications.