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Explores while with mom. Is distressed by there leaving, and is glad to see her and comforted when she returns.
Infants tend to avoid or ignore their caregiver. They do not become distressed when she leaves, they don't approach her when she returns.
Infants explore very little and become distressed when caregiver leaves. However, they will stay near but resist comforting when she returns.
The most insecure because caregiver is neglectful/abusive and source of comfort. Intense approach/avoidance.
Bowlby's stages after separation
Protest phase, phase of despair, detachment phase, permanent withdrawal from human relationships.
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