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anal stage

 the second stage in Freud's theoryof psychosexual development, from 15 months to 3 years. According to psychoanalytictheory - when the child's main source of pleasure is the anus.

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June 21st 2021

pervasive developmentdisorder (PDD)

refers to a group of five disorders characterised by delays inthe development of multiple basic functions includingsocialisation andcommunication. The most commonly known PDD is autism.