Problem

Psycho-social dependency

Other Names:
Unquestioning psycho-social dependency
Nature:
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
Subject(s):
SocialDependencePsychology
Date of last update
14.03.1999 – 00:00 CET