- Created by: JordanLouise
- Created on: 08-06-17 13:24
- Attachment = Strong & reciprocal bond between infant & caregiver.
- Attachment behaviours = proximity seeking, seperation distress & general orientation toward specific individual.
- Maternal Deprivation Hypothesis = The focus is on continuous relationship with infant & caregiver - an interruption of the relationship can lead to instability. Development of this relationship must occur during "critical period" (first 12 months). If relationship is disrupted during first 2 1/2 yearsthe child can become emotionally disturbed & cognitive development may be…