Flashcards in Attachment Theory Deck (4)
Attachment Theory def.
Primary social bond between infant and caregiver
* Behavior used to maintain or increase proximity between infant and primary caregiver
- signaling behavior (smiling, vocalizing)
- active physical contact (hugging, clinging)
fearful responses to stranger (6-8 months)
fearful responses when left by caregiver (12 months)