Your Attachment Style: Avoidant
Based upon your quiz answers, you appear to have an avoidant attachment style. People with avoidant attachments tend to have difficulty with close, intimate relationships. You may feel uncomfortable sharing your thoughts, feelings, and ideas with your romantic partner. In some cases, you might even come up with excuses to avoid intimacy.
While this quiz cannot fully describe every aspect of your attachment style, it can provide a basis for understanding more about your romantic attachment style.
For more information on attachment, read this overview of attachment styles.
- Overview of Attachment Styles
John Bowlby described attachment as an emotional bond that impacts behavior "from the cradle to the grave." Learn more about the styles of attachment described by researchers and the role attachment style plays in behavior and relationships.
- Attachment Theory
Attachment theory was initially described by psychologist John Bowlby and later expanded by researchers such as Mary Ainsworth. Learn more in this overview of attachment theory.
- Theories of Love
Psychologist have proposed a number of theories to explain and describe love. Learn more about some of the major theories of love.
- Rubin's Scales of Liking and Loving
Social psychologist Zick Rubin developed a scale to measure certain attributes of love. Learn more about Rubin's scales of liking and loving.
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- Psychology Quizzes
Test your knowledge of psychology topics in these academic quizzes. Learn more about yourself through various personality and self-assessment quizzes.