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What is… Attachment theory

In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychological terms.  This week's term: Attachment theory Attachment theory was developed by psychologists John Bowlby and Mary Ainsworth.  According to Wikipedia, it focuses on "how human beings respond within relationships when hurt, separated from loved ones, or perceiving a threat".  Infants automatically seek attachment … Continue reading What is… Attachment theory

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