Types of Attachment.

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  • Types of Attachment.
    • Secure
      • High willingness to explore.
      • High stranger anxiety.
      • Some distress shown on separation.
      • On reunion infant easy to soothe.
      • 66% of infants in this category.
    • Insecure
      • Avoidant
        • High willingness to explore.
        • Low stranger anxiety.
        • Will show  an indifference to separation from caregiver.
        • 22% of infants in this category.
        • On reunion will avoid eye contact.
      • Resistant
        • Low willingness to explore.
        • High stranger anxiety.
        • Distress on separation.
        • On reunion will seek and reject care giver.
        • 12% of infants in this category.

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