Conversations with Mike Trout: Twelve Part Exploration of Infant-Parent Psychotherapy

Welcome to Attachment Theory in Action! Our podcast is dedicated to therapists, social workers, counselors and psychologists who are working with clients from an attachment-based perspective. Interviews are conducted with individuals who are doing clinical work as well as leading attachment theory researchers.


Your host, Karen Doyle Buckwalter will introduce you to Michael Trout, who founded The Infant-Parent Institute, a private clinical practice, consultation and training facility dedicated to understanding the relationship between early social experiences and how our lives form. Now retired, Mr. Trout remains active as an author and regular speaker on early development and problems of attachment.


In Part One, Karen and Michael will discuss the origins of infant-parent psychotherapy.


In Part Two, Karen and Michael will explore what we can learn from the early days of infant-parent psychotherapy.



In Part Three, Karen and Michael will begin a conversation on the evolution and expansion of infant-parent psychotherapy.



In Part Four, Karen and Michael will conclude their conversation on the evolution and expansion of infant-parent psychotherapy.



In Part Five, Karen and Michael begin their discussion on early efforts to apply attachment theory to daily life.



In Part Six, Karen and Michael continue their discussion on early efforts to apply attachment theory to daily life.



In Part Seven, Karen and Michael Trout will speak on the application of the concepts in infant parent psychotherapy to therapy with adults.



In Part Eight, Karen and Michael continue to speak on the application of the concepts in infant parent psychotherapy to therapy with adults.



In Part Nine, Karen and Michael will begin their discussion on how scientific advances added new dimensions to infant/child-parent psychotherapy.



In Part Ten, Karen and Michael conclude their discussion on how scientific advances added new dimensions to infant/child-parent psychotherapy.



In Part Eleven, Karen and Michael talk about what sort of lessons he learned from years of working with babies.



In Part Twelve, Karen and Michael wrap up their conversation by digging into what he's learned to be modest about in his years of experience.



For More:

The Infant-Parent Institute

All ATIA Podcast Episodes

Mike Trout Collection at The Knowledge Center

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