Separation Anxiety Symptoms

Understanding separation anxiety disorder

The psychological condition that we are calling separation anxiety disorder or SAD involves three main ingredients i.e. separation, anxiety and the resulting disorder. The   separation in this context means from a caregiver, a lover, sibling or a caregiver. It could also mean a pet or the familiar environment. The problem of separation anxiety disorder has been addressed extensively in children and is usually not considered a disorder; it is just a separation anxiety. The anxiety is witnessed at the age…