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Insecure-Avoidant

Insecure-avoidant (also known as Type A) is an attachment pattern identified by Ainsworth using the Strange Situation. This attachment type is willing to explore but does not seek proximity to the caregiver. They show low separation anxiety and stranger anxiety and they do not make contact when reunited with the mother. 21% of children show this attachment pattern.

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