Our expert says:
I doubt that it's CONSTANT, but I know what you mean. Many kids have imaginary friends, but usually lonely kids who don't have others to playh with. Ignoring real and present friends to play with the imaginary ones is rather unusual.
If this has been lasting for some time, and especially if there are any other signs of being distressed or disliking contact with others, an assessment by a child shrink could be useful
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