NEED TO BELONG By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 is the strong desire to form relationships and belong to groups. NEED TO BELONG: "Many individuals, normally with a decreased self-esteem have a need to belong." Related Psychology Terms LEADER-MEMBER EXCHANGE THEORY (LMX THEORY! ANXIOUS-AMBIVALENT ATTACHMENT STYLE MARGINAL INDIVIDUALS TRANSSEXUALISM NEED FOR COGNITION CASANOVA COMPLEX AVOIDANT PERSONALITY DISORDER SOCIAL SUPPORT NEOPHILIA GAMONOMANIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NEED TO BELONG," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/need-to-belong/ (accessed January 22, 2021).