Essay Human Growth and Development Case Study
In the following assignment I am going to outline the different patterns of development in adolescence such as physical, cognitive and socio-emotional in relation to Erik Eriksons Psychosocial development theory. I will then relate them to John’s situation and how his caregivers and other significant people in his life can respond to these needs.
I will also identify other supports such as social groups and clubs outside of John’s immediate caregivers which could help support his needs being met.
And finally I will give the key skills and strengths of a person working with adolescence and the attitude that is needed to work in an environment where they may face difficult tasks on a daily basis.
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If John got involved in these type of groups and clubs he would find new friends and groups which would give him a sense of belonging and help him develop into adulthood.
When working with adolesence it can take numerous amounts of skills and patience not to mention understanding to work with them.
Not every person is a suitable candidate and its not as easy as many people think it is to be in the firing line of a young adult who thinks the world is against them and is very ego-centric in everything they do.
Some of the