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Adolescence

The transition period from childhood to adulthood- extending from puberty to independence

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Identity

Ones sense of self; according to Erickson, the adolescent's task is to solidify a sense of self

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Intimacy

In Erikson's theory, the ability to form close, loving relationships; a primary developmental task in late adolescence and early adulthood