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  1. General Psychology
    I've been wondering about this for a long time, would be nice if someone could help out. There are 4 different attachment styles. I'm sure most of you know. Secure, anxious, avoidant and fearful. I've been told by a professional I'm a fearful type. It kind of makes sense. All my relationships...
  2. Intro
    Hey! I'm an INFP female who's 18 years old. A few things I've noticed as an INFP is that everyday feels different , sometimes I have derealization, I do risky things, and my personality is reserved and avoidant, but I do a good job at saying things that people want to hear. Uh, what else, I'm...
  3. ISFP Forum - The Artists
    I just want to get my English BA degree in college and get it over with ASAP with the best possible results. Can you give me advice? Also, my mom won’t pay for more than one extra semester, and she’s the main one paying for it.I’m a college senior with an English major and a music minor. I’ve...
  4. ENFP Forum - The Inspirers
    I'm currently seeing a guy who I am pretty sure is an ENFP (though it took me a while to really peg his functions), who seems to have an avoidant attachment style, while I am an INFJ with an anxious attachment style. Is there any way to make this work? I know I can consciously try and keep...
  5. INFP Forum - The Idealists
    Whether you are INFP or another type, I need your help and insight. I've just been through my 5th therapy session, and suddenly it went wrong. I am shy, anxious or fearful-avoidant attachment, sensitive (HSP), and have recently been having increased depression, social anxiety, and suicidal...
  6. General Psychology
    Whether you are INFP or another type, I need your help and insight. I've just been through my 5th therapy session, and it's suddenly gone all wrong. I am shy, anxious or fearful-avoidant attachment, sensitive (HSP), and have recently been having increased depression, social anxiety, and...
  7. Cognitive Functions
    Hi all, A friend of mine is doing an honours thesis for psyc and is investigating the impact of personality, self-esteem and attachment style on attraction. Ladies between 18 and 40 years of age are urgently needed to fill out a 15 minute survey! Please help out if you can :) it would be...
  8. General Psychology
    I have Avoidant-dismissive attachment style, with regards to Ainsworth's attachment style typologies. I find myself dreaming all the time of the perfect relationship with someone amazing, but when it comes to putting myself out there, I just don't want to do it. I feel like doing something like...
  9. NF's Temperament Forum- The Dreamers
    For those of you who are familiar with Attachment Style Theory, what is your Attachment style? For those you who don't know, here's the Quiz Article on Attachment Style Theory
  10. What's my personality type?
    For the longest time I was so sure I was INTP. After learning more about cognitive functions, I don't know why I ever thought I was one. I'm fairly certain that I'm Ni dominant because I'm always comparing concepts in my head and thinking of different ways I could go about doing something...
  11. General Psychology
    What would this look like? I have avoidant, and I'm afraid I have Borderline too. I don't fit all the criteria, but I fit most of it. A lot of people say it is impossible but I really believe they can co exist.
  12. INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    :confused:I think I really need help badly right now! Okay, I know I'm a INFJ, type 2 in Enneagram, & possibly have Hypochondria, but I still think I have a personality disorder. The one I think I mainly have is Avoidant Personality Disorder or APD! I feel like I do avoid situations where I have...
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