Why do some people hit it off immediately? Or decide that the friend of a friend was not likable? Using scientific methods, psychologists have investigated factors influencing attraction and have identified a number of variables, such as similarity, proximity physical or functional , familiarity, and reciprocity, that influence with whom we develop relationships. Figure 1. Great and important relationships can develop by chance and physical proximity helps. Specifically, proximity or physical nearness has been found to be a significant factor in the development of relationships.
Com - The home of humanistic dyslexic research. This new innovative book aims to investigate adult dyslexics and their long-term relationships, along with their journey through parenthood. The book begins by investigating adult dyslexics and their childhoods, looking at their emotional and behavioural coping strategies. A commissioned study interviewing long-term partners of dyslexics brings new perspective to understanding how dyslexia affects relationships and how they interact as parents. What seems clear from combining the many perspectives is that dyslexia has a distinctive effect on relationships, with communication being one of the greatest problems.
Com - The home of humanistic dyslexic research. Helping people identify destructive behaviours and find positive ways to cope. Dyslexia is a complex condition that affects not only learning but every part of life.