A style of attachement combining positive internal model of attachement of yourself where you see yourself as competent and worthy of love and a negative model of others. Compare fearful attachement- preoccupied attachement- secure attachement.

DISMISSIVE ATTACHMENT: "Joe had a dismissive attachement of himself."
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