Psychological Development. Chapter 9—Child, Adolescent, Adulthood. Background Info: Developmental Psychology. Is the psychology of growth, change, and consistency through the life span. It looks at how thinking, feeling, and behavior change from infancy, to adolescence, to adulthood.
Chapter 9—Child, Adolescent, Adulthood
Entails changing the scheme to adapt to the new information
Occurs when new information is altered to fit an existing scheme
The stage of formal operations has been the most critiqued