withdrawn behavior

withdrawn behavior

a condition in which there is a blunting of the emotions and a lack of social responsiveness.
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Another study using the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) reported a positive association between prenatal DnBP and BBzP exposure and clinically withdrawn behavior in 3-year-old children (Whyatt et al.
Passive withdrawn behavior means isolating oneself from the peer group (Rubin, Burgess, & Coplan, 2002).
Common signs to watch out for vary from outright defiance, disobedience and misconduct to more subtle indicators like timid and withdrawn behavior, lack of self-confidence and esteem, lack of eye contact and communication, lack of social skills, sudden changes in eating and sleeping patters, frequent mood swings to include bouts of irritation and depression etc.
Autism appears in the entry for "Schizophrenia, childhood type," which notes that "the condition may be manifested by autistic, atypical and withdrawn behavior.
Prenatal exposures to three of the phthalates were also significantly associated with behavior problems including emotionally reactive behavior, anxiety/depression, somatic complaints and withdrawn behavior.
Research studies have demonstrated the very real benefits of Starbright World, which include a reduction in pain, anxiety, loneliness and withdrawn behavior, and an increased willingness to return for medical treatment," said Joseph Bush, Ph.
with the grieving teens exhibiting more withdrawn behavior, as well as
In fact, positive peer reporting has received favorable reviews and recommendations as a key component for treating socially withdrawn behavior, the context in which it is most frequently used (Rosenberg, Wilson, Maheady, & Sindelar, 1992; Skinner et al.
Some studies suggest that, in early childhood, withdrawn behavior in its solitary-constructive/exploratory or unsociable form is not associated with intrapersonal or interpersonal problems (Coplan, Rubin, Fox, Calkins, & Stewart, 1994; Ladd & Burgess, 1999) and is not unusual (Rubin & Clark, 1983).
Some of Maria Teresa's withdrawn behavior, he said, can likely be attributed to a recently discovered hearing impairment.
She manifested marked personality changes such as withdrawn behavior, visual hallucinations and thought blocking.
Behavior deviates from age-appropriate norms, and range from immature or withdrawn behavior to aggressive acting out.