Observe the child before and after the adult leaves her with another adult.
No elicitation needed.
The child calms quickly when engaged in preferred play activities.
Let parents know that it is easier for children to develop independence when they have regular separations. Parents need a night out or a day out. Getting children used to new adults teaches them self-reliance and self-confidence.
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 2015
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