Welcome to Circle of Security.  The Circle of Security is a relationship based early intervention program designed to enhance attachment security between parents and children. Decades of university-based research have confirmed that secure children exhibit increased empathy, greater self-esteem, better relationships with parents and peers, enhanced school readiness, and an increased capacity to handle emotions more effectively when compared with children who are not secure.

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New Downloadable Circle of Security Animation Video

For years we’ve been hoping to find a way to tell the basic story of the Circle in a brief, creative, enjoyable way that can be made available to any parent or professional who might be interested. With the help of our friends at Hands Up in England, we now have what we’ve been looking […]

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Special Presentation: 1 day follow up seminar

We are excited to announce a Special Presentation. Our lovely trainers in Norway, Ida Brandtzaeg and Stig Torsteinson, will be presenting a follow up seminar for people who have previously attended a 4 day COS-P training. There will be a panel of speakers who will present on their experience using the Circle of Security Parenting […]

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COSI Award, Soledad Martinez

For the second year, Circle of Security International would like to express our gratitude to a remarkable champion of intervention on the behalf of children and families. This year’s recipient is Soledad Martinez who has been an incredible and committed advocate of the COSI work in New Mexico for much of the past decade. Soledad […]

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