Key concepts: Attachment

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Attachment
An enduring bond formed with a significant other
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Separation protest
When a individual shows upset and distress on separation from an attachment figure
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Stranger anxiety
When an individual shows anxiety and distress in the presence of an unfamiliar person
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Secure attachment
When a child and caregiver have a relationship based on trust and security, and the child wishes to interact with its caregiver
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Insecure avoidant attachment
When a child and caregiver have a relationship in which the child is quite independent of the caregiver
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Insecure ambivalent attachment
When a child and caregiver have a relationship in which the child can be clingy and demanding, yet awkward with the caregiver at the same time
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When a individual shows upset and distress on separation from an attachment figure

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Separation protest

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When an individual shows anxiety and distress in the presence of an unfamiliar person

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When a child and caregiver have a relationship based on trust and security, and the child wishes to interact with its caregiver

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When a child and caregiver have a relationship in which the child is quite independent of the caregiver

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