Tag: sense of security

  • AGORAPHOBIA OR THE SEARCH FOR A SECURE BASE

    AGORAPHOBIA OR THE SEARCH FOR A SECURE BASE

    A different approach to agoraphobia is to view it as an anxiety-driven attempt to find a secure base or a space associated with a caregiver or significant other, which is reminiscent of the attitude of the toddler who does not wander far from her mother (i.e., secure base) when exploring her world. When stressed or…