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Avoidant Attachment

In previous posts, we took a closer look at the secure attachment style and the anxious attachment style. Another of the three insecure attachment styles is called avoidant attachment. While anxious attachers typically cling to their loved ones, often excessively,...

Anxious Attachment

In previous posts, I mentioned that there is a secure attachment style, and three different types of insecure attachment styles. This post, we’ll be taking a look at the insecure anxious attachment style. Insecure doesn’t mean bad While the insecure attachment styles...

Secure Attachment

Of the four attachment styles, a secure attachment is the best-case scenario. Fortunately, it's also the most common attachment style, with somewhere between 55% and 60% of people having secure attachments. What does it look like? Secure attachment is exactly what it...

Attachment

There are a lot of different opinions on just about every subject within psychology. One thing that we can all agree on is that relationships are crucial in a person’s life, not just for emotional well-being and happiness, but really, for basic survival as well. From...