Flashcards in Critical And Sensitive Periods In Development Deck (17):
Stages of lifespan
Early adulthood 20-40yrs
Middle age 40- 65yrs
Old age 65+
Difference between maturation and learning
Maturation is a genetically programmed process that governs growth. It directs physics and biological development.
Learning is the process of change through experiences
What are inborn reflexes?
Inborn reflexes are automatic responses to specific stimulu that babies are born with. Babuski foot, rooting -sucking grasping
What are critical periods ?
Critical periods are periods in life when certain experiences must happen for normal development- exposures to language
Wheat are sensitive periods?
Sensitive periods are stages that are most appropriate or the optima time for a specific physiological development
Piagets 4 stages of cognitive development
Pre operational stage
Concrete operational stage
What are the key accomplishments of sensorimotor stage?
Object permanence- understanding that even when an item can't be seen it's still there
Good behaviour birth-2yrs
What are the key accomplish,ends of the pre operational stage?
Symbolic thinking- being able to make believe and develop symbols to represent objects or events
Animism- thinking objects are alive
Egocentricism- move away
What are the key accomplish,ends of the concrete operational stage?
Perform mental problems with physical objects
Key accomplishments of the formal operational stage?
Think more flexibly- problem solving
Mary Ainsworth types of attachment?
Briefly explain secure attachment
Distressed not by being alone but by being left by caregiver
Stranger can comfort but is treated different,y to cg
Briefly explain insecure avoidant
Is not distressed when caregiver leaves
Distressed when left alone c
Can be comforted by stranger
Insecure resistance briefly explain
Becomes extremely distressed when caregiver leaves
Will not be comforted by stranger
What is physical development?
Bodies continually develop and change crating finer motor skills, changes from conception to death
Impacts on our self esteem relationships
What is cognitive development ?
Development of our mental abilities through course of lifespan
Memories, language , problem solving