Affectionate touch: Hugging, kissing, hand-holding communicate love, intamacy, commitment, and safty.
Caregiving Touch: A touch coresponding with a course of providing a specific type of care or service.
Power and Control Touch:Police subdoing a suspect while putting handcuffs on them or to guide a house guess into the other room.
Aggressive touch:Behaviors done to inflict physical harm, such as punching, pushing, kicking, slapping, and even stabbing.
Ritualistic touch: Shaking hands, kissing on lips or cheeck in some cultures