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Criterion A

Developmentally inappropriate and excessive fear or anxiety about separation from whom the individual is attached evidenced by at least 3 of 8:

1. Recurrent excessive distress when anticipating or experiencing separation from home or from major attachment figures

2. Persistent and excessive worry about losing major attachment figures or possible harm to them, such as illness, injury, disaster, or death

3. Persistent and excessive worry about experiencing an untoward event that causes separation from a major attachment figure

4. Persistent reluctance or refusal to go out, away from home, to school, to work, or elsewhere bc of fear of separation

5. Persistent and excessive fear of or reluctance about being alone or without major attachment figures at home or in other settings

6. Persistent reluctance or refusal to sleep away from home or go to sleep without being near a major attachment figure

7. Repeated nightmares involving the theme of separation

8. Repeated complains of physical symptoms when separation from major attachment figure occurs or is anticipated

Criterion B

Fear, anxiety, or avoidance is persistent, lasting at least 4 weeks in children, and 6 months or more in adults

Criterion C

The disturbance causes clinically significant distress or impairment in social, academic, occupational, or other important areas of functioning

Criterion D

The disturbance is not better explained by another mental disorder