A strange situation where a form of insecure attachement occurs where an infant shows no consistent behaviour when separated and reunited wit its parents. Called disoriented attachement.

DISORGANIZED ATTACHMENT: "A baby with disorganised attachement does not show consist separation behaviour to iyts parents."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DISORGANIZED ATTACHMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/disorganized-attachment/ (accessed August 5, 2020).