Problem

Avoidant disorder of childhood

Other Names:
Avoidant disorder of adolescence
Nature:
The children shrink from contact with unfamiliar people and this is severe enough to harm normal social functioning. Instead, children wish for social involvement with people they already know.
Broader Problems:
Mental illness in children
Values:
Order
Disorder
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 5: Gender Equality
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET