Developmental Revision . Bowlby’s Internal Working Model theory. Attachment between mother and child is a basic biological need. It is the first and most important schema the child forms for viewing -oneself - others - how one relates to others. . Strange Situation .
-how one relates to others.
Categorization of children correlated significantly with ratings of mother’s sensitivity:
Avoidant- Child appears indifferent when mother leaves and avoids mother when she comes back.
Securely attached-Child is upset when mother leaves and is happy to see her again.
Ambivalent- Child is upset when mother leaves, and when mother comes back the child seeks comfort but also rejects it.
Securely attached (70%)