Psychological Development Case Study

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Part: 1 The developmental issues I would love to focus on and address at the first part of this assignment is Kimberley who is going through the young adulthood. Kimberley is dealing with many different issues because of this period of development. she is going through psychological development issue of Erikson’s stage of generativity vs. stagnation, First, the reason why I believe Kimberley is going through psychological development issue is because she doesn’t have a time to relax and enjoy her favorite hobbies. Due to having a job that requires long hours and a son to look after. An example from the case study stated “Kimberley has to come right after work in order to pick up Jack and take him to his grandmothers” just so she can attend…show more content…
isolation. Social development let every mankind to form positive relationships with family, friends, teachers, or basically anyone that is surrounding them. So, if Kimberley does not have a good relationship with her husband which could affect her well-being. Kimberly could be feeling loneliness and no one to fully support her since her grandma is not feeling well anymore. An illustration from the case reported “In the midst of the argument Brandon shoved Kimberley and she threw a glass at him, which shattered on the wall behind him.” The reason why I believe this behavior or behaviors are an example of the developmental issue that I am applying is because when people are in this stage of development it is very important to have a meaningful relationship that could help them feel loved and supported, if that does not happen then they tend to feel lonely and…show more content…
Jack has social development issues. social developments help us to interact with each other and relate to another so that way we could learn from each other. Jack struggles to socialize with others because the case stated “t Jack continued nervous and shy around the other kids.” This would limit him not to interact with other children and share toys with them. It could be because Jack was an only child and did not really have other people to socialize with other than his family members who are from different cohort. this behavior or behaviors are an example of the developmental issue that I am applying, because socialization plays an indispensable role in the development of cognition and consciousness. Also, jack cries when other kids take the daycare toys from him, he doesn’t know how to either participate with them, or ask a different toy from the
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