Developmental psychology due today 9pm

1. A number of important advances are made in the areas of physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development as children move from the preschool years through the school-age years. Identify and describe two significant developmental advances across the childhood years (the advances can be in physical, cognitive, or psychosocial development).

 

2. Parents and families exert important influences on children’s development. Describe two things parents can do to promote healthy psychosocial development in their children?

 

3. A central issue in the lives of adolescents involves the process of forming an identity. Describe how adolescents typically work through this process and outline the four categories of adolescent identity proposed by James Marcia.

 

4. A central issue in the lives of young adults involves the process of forming close, intimate, loving relationships with others. Describe how filtering models explain the process of seeking out a romantic partner/spouse.

 

each question should be 1-3 paragraphs, no intoduction, conclusion or citations necessary.