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Adolescence. Child Psychology PSYC 333 Dennis Karpowitz. Changes During Adolescence. “Oh no, I’m becoming a woman (or man).” or “Finally!” Biological Changes Growth spurt Hormones less regulated at first Females - Beginning of menstrual cycle – 28 days

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adolescence
Adolescence
  • Child Psychology
  • PSYC 333
  • Dennis Karpowitz
changes during adolescence
Changes During Adolescence
  • “Oh no, I’m becoming a woman (or man).” or “Finally!”
  • Biological Changes
    • Growth spurt
    • Hormones less regulated at first
    • Females - Beginning of menstrual cycle – 28 days
    • Males – Hormonal cycles, very irregular
changes 2
Changes 2
  • “The world, government, my parents have flaws.”
  • Cognitive development – Formal Operations
    • Abstract cognitive operations
    • Idealism
    • Limited memory dysfunction in early adolescence
changes 3
Changes 3
  • “How on earth do I talk with girls (boys)?”
  • Social Development
    • Social Competence
    • Hanging out – “Is this a date?”
    • Social identity
changes 4
Changes 4
  • “I can do it myself. I’m old enough.”
  • Autonomy
    • Demonstrate responsible behavior
    • Continuous process
  • Is total autonomy appropriate for adolescence?
    • Goals?
changes 5
Changes 5
  • “What am I going to become?”
  • Vocational competence
    • Is there a vocation for me?
    • Can I qualify?
    • What do I need to do now?
  • Is post high school education/training essential?
changes 6
Changes 6
  • “Who am I going to become?”
  • Personal Identity “What kind of a person do I want to be?”
  • Value Identity “What do I value?” What is good/bad?”
  • Identity vs.
    • Identity diffusion
    • Negative identity
stages of identity development
Stages of Identity Development
  • From the work of James Marcia
  • Identity diffused No commitment or attempt, not ready
  • Identity foreclosed Adoption of other’s values – no struggle
  • Identity moratorium Crisis, current struggle to develop identity
  • Identity Achieved Commitment to a personal sense of identity.
myths of adolescence
Myths of Adolescence
  • The conflict of generations
  • Sexual promiscuity
  • Carefree hedonism
  • “Storm and stress” greater in adolescence.
parenting adolescents
Parenting Adolescents
  • Authoritative parenting style best
  • Freedom and responsibility
  • Steadily “let go”
  • Support adolescence in their worthy activities
  • Listen, listen, listen, talk, listen, listen.
for adolescents
For Adolescents
  • Find areas of strength and interest and pursue them
  • Choose friendships carefully
  • Don’t run ahead of the “game”
    • Engage in age-appropriate activities
  • Stay busy in worthwhile activities
  • Be kind to yourself
    • There’s a lot to learn about self and others..
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