Attachment Disorders in Adults: Types, Symptoms, & Treatments
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Primary Changes: Updated for readability and clarity. Reviewed and added relevant resources. Added “How Do Attachment Issues Develop?” and “How to Cope With Attachment Issues”. New material written by Eric Patterson, LPC, and reviewed by Kristen Fuller, MD.
Author: Nicole Arzt, LMFT
Reviewer: Lynn Byars, MD