Child Neglect Paper
Psy 2100: Developmental Psychology
Research Paper Outline
I. Abstract / Intro
Psychological, and/or social influences of neglect.
A theoretical perspective: Erik Erikson’s Psychosocial Theory.
Chosen perspective’s view on neglect today.
Bidirectional effects between your topic and society.
IV. Reference Page
Psychologists agree that our identity form our personalities. Temperament being one of the main markers that each individual family’s parenting style must be adjusted to fit each child’s individual needs. Psychosocial Theory of Erik Erikson must be examined to see which stage deals with molding a young …show more content…
There are many responsibilities and much effort that goes into getting the baby healthy and world-ready. These include suggested and mandatory public health directives, as well as each parents own familial and or cultural practices. Infant health – indeed infant survival (in many nations) - depends on public health measures (immunizations, clean water), parental practices (such as proper sleep practices), and nutrition (ideally, breast milk). Modern day infant care education is spreading and more parents are taking safety precautions to protect their babies against SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome): statistics show that SIDS frequency has dropped over the years. Survival rates are much higher today than they were even a few decades ago, (Industrialized nations).