Anxious and Avoidant Attachment: Two Halves of the Same Coin

Photo by Josh Appel on Unsplash

In attachment theory, there are two distinct types of attachment: secure attachment and insecure attachment. Those of us who are securely attached are comfortable with intimacy and conflict with significant others. Conversely, those of us who are insecurely attached have issues with intimacy and conflict.

--

--

--

Former Edu. Psychologist | Current Writer | Constant Learner | “By your stumbling the world is perfected.”

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Oops, There Goes the 90s!

How I Started Reading Books — The Beginning Of Lifetime Reading Habit

“You Are Exactly Where You Need To Be” — Healing and Restorative Justice In My Quest For Success

This is Why Your Journey Should Be Hard

How To Manifest True Love In Your Life?

Too long for twitter

Dealing with Aging

Old woman’s hands

2020 — Finding the answer to the quest for the happiness land

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jason Henry

Jason Henry

Former Edu. Psychologist | Current Writer | Constant Learner | “By your stumbling the world is perfected.”

More from Medium

Infatuation vs. Limerence vs. Love

How an Endocrine Disorder Grew into Greater Empathy

Love Means You Explicitly Have to Say You’re Sorry

6 Subtle Signs You’re Currently in a Toxic Relationship

6 Subtle Signs You’re Currently in a Toxic Relationship