The three primary attachment styles are anxious (or anxious-preoccupied), avoidant (or dismissive-avoidant), and secure.
- Family & Relationship
In psychology, ‘attachment theory’ explores the emotional bond between one human and another (mostly between caregiver and infant).
Attachment and loss are inseparable – to become attached is to suffer the possibility of loss.
Adults have four attachment styles: secure, anxious-preoccupied, dismissive-avoidant, and fearful-avoidant. These influence future relationships.