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Attachment theory and adult relationships

Attachment theory and adult relationships

  Attachment theory and adult relationships The style of care we receive as infants and children sets up our attachment type for our adult relationships. Attachment theory looks at three types of attachment: anxious, ambivalent and secure. The way our primary care giver treated us […]

The Importance of your childhood

The Importance of your childhood

  The importance of your childhood Our childhoods leave us with a lasting impression, one that affects us throughout our lives. As infants, we are a ‘blank slate’ upon which early experiences make their mark. If our parents are kind, consistent and loving we learn […]

Attachment theory

Attachment theory

                        Psychologists have long analysed the link between people’s upbringings and their relationship choices when they are adults. There definitely seems to be a link between the type of childhood we have and the […]