FEAR OF REJECTION

is a well documented persistent and irrational fear of being socially excluded from a pack (this is when considered from an evolutionary stand point quite sensible) or being ostracized from society.

FEAR OF REJECTION: "Many parents suffer from a fear of rejection by their children and as a result have been observed over-compensating to ensure this doesn"
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FEAR OF REJECTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fear-of-rejection/ (accessed November 20, 2017).
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