Psycho-social dependency

Other Names:
Unquestioning psycho-social dependency
Dependency is a state in which people (or groups) assume that they will be taken care of by others because they cannot take care of themselves. Dependent persons rely on others to meet their emotional, psychological, intellectual, and spiritual needs.
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
14.03.1999 – 00:00 CET