The Theory of Phsycosocial Develoment
2. The stages are based by age categories.
3. There is a negative development and a positive development.
4. Once you pass the negative or positive goal you move on to the next positive or negative stage.
Information found on slides in handout.
Example of this theory
Conflict: Trust v.s Mistrust
Outcomes: Positive- They learn to trust, they will feel hope that someone will be there for them and help them.
Negative- They learn that no one will be there for them so they will not learn to trust and will keep to themselves.