Stranger anxiety

Stranger anxiety is a form of distress that children experience when exposed to strangers.wikipedia
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Child development stages

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Stranger anxiety is a typical part of the developmental sequence that most children experience.

Stranger

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Stranger anxiety is a form of distress that children experience when exposed to strangers.
Thereafter stranger anxiety typically emerges, and young children will normally exhibit signs of distress when presented with unfamiliar individuals, and will tend to prefer those with whom they are familiar rather than strangers.

Separation anxiety disorder

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Distress (medicine)

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Stranger anxiety is a form of distress that children experience when exposed to strangers.

University of Pittsburgh

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According to the University of Pittsburgh, stranger anxiety tends to be seen before separation anxiety.

Autism spectrum

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According to the American Psychiatric Association, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is defined as “a developmental disorder characterized by troubles with social interaction and communication, and by restricted and repetitive behavior”.

Attachment theory

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Stranger anxiety and stranger terror is associated to the Attachment Theory, to the attachment to caregiver.

Anxiety

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Social anxiety and stranger anxiety are caused when people are apprehensive around strangers or other people in general.