DETACHMENT

1. Feeling of emotional freedom coming from a lack of involvement. 2. Objectivity to consider a problem on its merits. 3. Developmental psychology. Child's desire to have new experiences and learn new things.

DETACHMENT: "A child learns detachment as they start to do things for themselves without the need for a parent to be involved."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DETACHMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/detachment/ (accessed June 17, 2019).
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