Attachment theory suggests babies are born with the need to attach to their primary caregiver. This bond is usually formed with your mother. It becomes your first relationship and partly lays the groundwork for other important relationships you develop throughout life — namely, with romantic partners. According to attachment theory, there are two main types of attachment, along with several subtypes. You could depend on her, so you feel comfortable trusting other important people in your life.
Relationships I can't hug my mother Caroline Archer envies the bond she sees other women enjoying with their mothers. It's 15 years since she absent home and her relationship with hers has got steadily worse. It's not even that they argue Meryl Streep in Mamma Mia!