Latest Attachment theory Stories
A new study led by Joshua Hart, assistant professor of psychology, suggests that men’s insecurities about relationships and conflicted views of women as romantic partners and rivals could lead some to adopt sexist attitudes about women.
Do you have commitment phobia? A new study led by researchers at Tel Aviv University reveals that individuals with an 'avoidant attachment' relationship style may be able to blame it on their parents.
Oxytocin is a powerful hormone that plays a huge role in pair bonding. It is stimulated in numerous ways, including sex, birth, and breastfeeding.
A new study by scientists at the University of Iowa has determined that parental bonding early on could result in behavioral and emotional benefits for the child.
It is not always best to forgive and forget in marriage, according to new research that looks at the costs of forgiveness.
A father's love contributes as much — and sometimes more — to a child's development as does a mother's love.
New in the journals: From how our attachment with our moms affects our future relationships, to the connection between family size and general intelligence.... and more.
Family caregivers of senior loved ones understand only too well the physical and emotional stress associated with their role but too many don’t know where to turn for support to help deal with
Parents, before you dismiss those constant “look at me” demands from your child, you may want to know that children who crave attention from you are most likely to learn and collaborate when they are older.
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