Ep. 127 – A Mother’s Journey Into the Science of Attachment with Bethany Saltman
07.27.2020 - By Metta Hour with Sharon Salzberg
For episode 127 of the Metta Hour, Sharon chats with Bethany Saltman about her new book, Strange Situation.
Bethany is an author, award-winning editor, and researcher. Her work can be seen in magazines like the New Yorker, New York Magazine, Atlantic Monthly, Parents, Town & Country, and many others. Her first book, “Strange Situation: A Mother’s Journey Into the Science of Attachment” was just released in April of 2020. In this conversation, Bethany and Sharon discuss attachment theory in the Buddhist perspective, and how it can serve as the ground for tuning into life in a softer and fuller way. To close the conversation, Bethany leads a short Zazen meditation practice.