Problem

Anaclitic depression

Nature:
Some infants around nine months of age suffer from sadness, weeping, withdrawal, and refusal to eat. It is caused by the absence of the mother figure for at least three months.
Related Problems:
Maternal deprivation
Values:
Depression
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET