clingy child – version 1

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A mother comes for help with her 3 year old. She said that he screams, clings to her and bites himself when she tries to leave him at nursery. She therefore has to stay with him whilst other mother’s are able to leave. She said that he has always been a clingy child but she is concerned it is getting worse.

  • How would you proceed with this scenario?
  • Would you enlist the support of any one else?
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