Attachment is the formation of a trusting bond with someone. The most important aspect of an intimate, dyadic relationship is an attachment bond. At birth this is created through interaction with parents (or primary caregivers). The quality of early relationship bonding predicts our capacity for forming future attachments. Developmental attachment trauma describes unpleasant thoughts and…
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