Social- Emotional Develpment
Birth- Age 2
Temperament and Attachment
- Temperament quality, intensity of emotional reactions.
EX: passivity relates how actively involved child with surroundings.
- Irritability feel distressed- some infants cry easily.
Activity patterns- levels of movement also vary in infants.
Attachment- strong emotional connection that develops between people
EX: Separation anxiety- child protests when familiar face leaving
Changes Over Time
Birth to Three Months:
- no emotions
-distress shown by crying
Three to six Months:
-start using different cries
Six To Twelve Months:
-involved with caregivers
Twelve To Twenty- Four Months: