What happens if kids don’t have friends?
Why my child can’t make friends?
What happens when you grow up without friends?
How can I tell if my child is lonely?
Seem clingy or start asking you to play with them more than usual. Seek your attention by misbehaving, acting silly, or interrupting you when they know they shouldn’t. Act timid or unsure of themselves. Cry more often than other children their age.
How does isolation affect child development?
Aside from the physiological problems created by increased stress levels, socially isolated children have been shown to have other problems as well. Studies on social isolation have revealed that a lack of social relationships can impair the development of the brain’s structure.