I am worried about my 6-year-old daughter. She is a very emotional girl and has been since birth. From what I read she would be considered a "high needs" baby. She had colic way past the first year and was always clingy and uncomfortable with new and sometimes not new people.
Every time you get a mixed message, your attachment system is activated and you become obsessed with the relationship. But
Sexting can help a couple become more attuned to each other, says Rob Weisskirch, a researcher at California State University
Mutual eye gaze between you and your partner can help you learn to read, to understand, and to know one another better.
The highs and lows of constant uncertainty in a relationship should not be mistaken for passion or love. They may feel like that, but they're not. Don't let emotionally unavailable people turn you on.
Far too often I work with guys that feel like they get walked on in their dating life. They're unsure if the person they like reciprocates those feelings back.
As we uncover the attachment style we experienced as children and the effects it can have on the ways we relate, we can start
Read more from Dr. Lisa Firestone at On the other hand, many people grow up with an ambivalent attachment
The cause of these voices is the wounded child inside of us continually seeking the acceptance of the people who withheld
However, certain people have the inherent tendency to suffer from romantic loss more than others, and research suggests that this might have something to do with our attachment style.