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Look at how people change over time
Get a group of people together and you wait 20 years. To ask them the same question at 40.
You get two group of people together right now and you ask them a question
Anything that causes birth defects.
Problems with infant research
They can’t talk
The very first stage of development
At 3 months old, a child has not yet developed object permanency, therefore, how will they react when their toy is taken away?
Forget about it because they don’t have object permanents
At 6 months old, peek-a-boo doesn’t work, but at 9 months, the child laughs and smiles when you hide. What changed?
They have developed object permanents
Difficulty with the idea of conservation means what
You don’t get that things are the same shape and size
The difficulty in perceiving things from another person’s point of view
Separating the person from the behavior. (has three blanks, chose the answer were the answer in it) Unconditional positive regard
Unconditional positive regard
Your concept of yourself
Works on the pleasure principle.
serves as a moral compass.
works under the reality principle
Enduring traits and qualities over time.
theorists focus on unconscious mind
If your id was in control, what would you do if
You might hit somebody.
A moderator that balances id, superego, and
Biting your nails and chewing on a pen
Has everything in a special place.
Very positive and happy. Human nature is basically good
A Hierarchy that is called the only thing with the word Hierarchy in it?
Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
The person, the person’s behavior, and the environment
Always, sometimes, rarely, never
Go with the psychodynamic school of thought.
They have low reliability and validity, not very
Rorschach inkblot tests
adjusting current schemas in order to make sense of new experiences
The child who can’t live in two places at the same time
Preoperational and concrete operational stages for Piaget
is not a stage in Erikson’s theory of
Growth vs. regression/ you get it or you go backwards
Getting ready to bust out of your cocoon
Clients have the innate ability to make good
Every individual is in a process of change
People have to have their own opinion of their
What you’re born with
Everything is bad. All diseases.
A doctor prescribed medicine
Not a teratogen
The stage where you coordinate sensations and movement
Sensory motor stage
Give the same amount of liquid in two separate cups.
You’re a goody two shoes but you sleep with your boyfriend
Are ways we distort reality.
The continuity in change.
Genotype is what your genes say
Phenotype is what we see
Ericson’s first psychosocial stage of
Trust vs. mistrust
The last psychosocial stage in development
Integrity vs. despair
When you get your brain engaged in stressful situations. Think about a problem,
figure out how to fix it, then do it.
Getting outside the emotional side of stress. Using your brain when you’re stressed
Is the main stress hormone?
Broad enduring dispositions
Something that you can measure