Privacy and Secrecy in Relationships
Seeing the difference between privacy and secrecy. Depending on where you sit on the attachment spectrum, you may have a complicated relationship with privacy – both your own and others’. We’ll discuss where the line is between privacy and secrecy, and what to do if you find other people’s privacy uncomfortable or triggering.
- What’s the difference between privacy and secrecy?
- Anxious attachment and the need for information to eliminate uncertainty
the trust wound
- Avoidant attachment and protectiveness around privacy
- Important caveats where there has been a known breach of trust