FOSTER-CHILD FANTASY

the name that is given to the childhood belief or fantasy that their parents are actually adoptive or foster parents. See family romance.

FOSTER-CHILD FANTASY: "Joe had a foster child fantasy and was convinced he was adopted."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FOSTER-CHILD FANTASY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/foster-child-fantasy/ (accessed October 19, 2020).
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