Stranger Anxiety

Stranger Anxiety

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Stranger anxiety is a form of distress that children experience when exposed to people unfamiliar to them. Symptoms may include: getting quiet and staring at the stranger, verbally protesting by cries or other vocalizations, and hiding behind a parent. Stranger anxiety is a typical part of the developmental sequence that most children experience. It peaks from 6 to 12 months. Stranger anxiety is a common characteristic in young children. Children develop such strong bonds to their primary caregivers, that they are likely to feel uneasy around someone who has an unfamiliar face. There are many positive strategies that a child's caregiver can undertake to help manage their child's anxiety.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Onym Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 613562413X
  • 9786135624137