Unformatted text preview: Secure: “It is easy for me to become emotionally close to others. I am comfortable depending on them and having them depend on me. I don’t worry about being alone or having others not accept me.” Insecure-Avoidant: “I am uncomfortable getting close to others. I want emotionally close relationships, but I find it difficult to trust others completely, or to depend on them. I worry that I will be hurt if I allow myself to become too close to others.” Insecure-Anxious : I want to be completely emotionally intimate with others, but I often find that others are reluctant to get as close as I would like. I am uncomfortable being without close relationships, but I sometimes worry that others don’t value me as much as I value them....
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- Spring '10
- Developmental Psychology, Interpersonal relationship, Kim Bartholomew, emotionally close relationships, caregivers Clear-cut Attachment, adult-like abstract kind