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Table 4 AAI Attachment Representations and Participation in Treatment.

From: Attachment as an organizer of behavior: implications for substance abuse problems and willingness to seek treatment

  Spoken to a professional Outpatient treatment
  No Yes No Yes
Organized Classificationsa     
   Dismissing (Ds) 47 (58%) 34 (42%) 49 (61%) 32 (39%)
   Preoccupied (E) 4 (25%) 12 (75%) 6 (38%) 10 (62%)
   Earned-secure (ES) 5 (20%) 20 (80%) 10 (40%) 15 (60%)
   Continuous-secure (CS) 48 (56%) 38 (44%) 64 (74%) 22 (22%)
Unresolved/Disorientedb     
   Not-unresolved (Not-U) 76 (49%) 79 (51%) 91 (59%) 64 (41%)
   Unresolved (U) 19 (49%) 20 (51%) 27 (69%) 12 (31%)
  1. Note. Ds = dismissing, E = preoccupied, ES = earned-secure, CS = continuous-secure. Not-U = not unresolved. U = unresolved.
  2. a n = 208. b n = 194.