MIRROR PHASE

is a set of development in young children usually between the ages of 6 and 18 months where the infant is able to recognize themselves in a mirror if presented with one and also imagine themselves as an autonomous ego in the image of the parent.

MIRROR PHASE: "Between the ages of 6 and 18 months, the mirror phase occurs from which point an infant should be able to recognize themselves in a mirror."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MIRROR PHASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mirror-phase/ (accessed November 9, 2019).
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