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social psychology

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How your attachment style influences your romantic relationships

Attachment style is a psychological theory that analyzes the different types of relationships between humans. An individual’s attachment style affects almost every aspect of relationships, such as partner selection and the duration of the relationship.As with most things, attachment styles are established in early childhood based on the behaviors of the adults around you. It doesn’t have to define or limit you later in life, but better understanding your style of attachment can help you understand why you do certain things or are attracted to certain people.There are four distinct attachment styles:Secure AttachmentSecurely attached adults are satisfied and confident in their relationships. These are people who grew up with parents who acted as a stable ...