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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imaginary_friend

Imaginary friends are a psychological and social phenomenon where a friendship or other interpersonal relationship takes place in the imagination rather than external physical reality. Although they may seem very real to their creators, children usually understand that their imaginary friends are not real.

www.sciencefriday.com/articles/the-truth-about-imaginary-friends

May 25, 2016 ... [What can imaginary friends tell us about our kids?] ... Taylor wondering if kids with imaginary friends believed that their invisible pals were real.

www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetails.aspx?p=114&np=122&id=1979

Jul 4, 2016 ... As the child grows older the real world takes over and by the time the child is ... Imaginary friends are true to these children - and this is quite ...

www.babble.com/toddler/imaginary-friends-early-child-development-imagination

Imaginary friends used to be a cause for concern, but research is finding that kids with elaborate tales of friends who aren't really there are getting ahead in ...

nymag.com/scienceofus/2016/05/parents-relax-imaginary-friends-are-a-totally-normal-part-of-being-a-kid.html

May 31, 2016 ... Once the imaginary friend of Riley, the girl whose mind plays host to all the ... And kids know they aren't real; researchers today believe these ...

curiosity.com/topics/imaginary-friends-have-very-real-benefits-curiosity

Did you have an imaginary friend as a kid? Maybe one who joined you in blanket forts or in your treehouse? If so, good news: You just might be better off for it.

www.saybrook.edu/blog/2013/07/24/07-24-13

Jul 24, 2013 ... Did you have an imaginary friend when you were a kid? Do you have one now? A recent article in Aeon magazine reviews some fascinating ...

www.kars4kids.org/blog/kids-imaginary-friends

Nov 23, 2016 ... Imaginary friend can be invisible to others, or take the form of an inanimate object . When the imaginary friend is a real object, the child imagines ...

sims.wikia.com/wiki/Imaginary_Friend

From the child stage onwards, the Imaginary Friend may be converted into a real (if slightly inhuman-looking) Sim via the use of the Imaginary Friend ...