Avoidant Adults

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Attachment Theory - Attachment in Adults
... See also Attachment in adults and Attachment measures Attachment theory was extended to adult romantic relationships in the late 1980s by Cindy Hazan and Phillip Shaver ... Four styles of attachment have been identified in adults secure, anxious-preoccupied, dismissive-avoidant and fearful-avoidant ... correspond to infant classifications secure, insecure-ambivalent, insecure-avoidant and disorganized/disoriented ...
Attachment In Adults - Attachment Styles
... Adults have four attachment styles secure, anxious–preoccupied, dismissive–avoidant, and fearful–avoidant ... The secure attachment style in adults corresponds to the secure attachment style in children ... anxious–preoccupied attachment style in adults corresponds to the anxious–ambivalent attachment style in children ...

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