One thought on “What behaviors are associated with an anxious attachment pattern?

  1. Arti says:

    The main factor in a child developing an ambivalent/anxious attachment pattern is inconsistent attunement in the relationship with their primary caregiver. In their relationships, deep-seated feelings that they are going to be rejected make them worried and not trusting. As adults, they seem to be self-critical and insecure. Children who have an anxious attachment often grow up to have preoccupied attachment patterns. These people’s lives are not balanced: their insecurity leaves them turned against themselves and emotionally desperate in their relationships. ” The key to “making sense” of one’s life experiences is to write a coherent narrative, which helps them understand how their childhood experiences are still affecting them in their life today. Another effective way to develop secure attachment in adulthood is by making sense of one’s story. Another effective way to develop secure attachment in adulthood is by

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