Flashcards in Separation Anxiety Deck (8):
What is anaclitic depression?
When does SA occur?
What are the three phases?
Protest, Despair, Detachment or Denial
During the protest phase... Infants? Toddlers?
Infants: Crying & screaming, clinging to parents, reject contact with strangers
Toddler-hood: verbal & physical attacks, attempts to escape.
Child is very inactive, withdrawn, depressed, uninterested in environment, and expresses regression to early stages
This phase is rarely seen in hospitalized kids
Denial or Detachment
Sucking their thumbs and wetting the bed is evidenced during which phase?