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Flashcards in Emotional And Social Development In Adulthood Deck (7):
1

What are the social development in early adulthood ?

May have an active social life.
May meet new friends through leisure activities & work.

2

What are the emotional development in EARLY ADULTHOOD ?

Develop close and intimate relationships with others.
May have children & develop strong bonds with them.

3

What are the EMOTIONAL development in MIDDLE adulthood ?

May have difficulty coming to terms with ageing.
Children may leave home-can effect emotions.

4

What are the SOCIAL development in MIDDLE adulthood ?

Children may have grown up - Make time to try out leisure activites.

5

What are the EMOTIONAL development in LATER adulthood ?

May feel more contented because fewer family and work commitments.
Usually retired- more leisure time with family & friends.
Friends/partners may die.
Loss of partners can result in anxiety and insecurity.

6

What are the SOCIAL development in LATER adulthood ?

If PHYSICALLY ACTIVE, may have busy life with friends/family.
Less mobile as they get older, not much contact with others.

7

What are the other factors that affect social and emotional development ?

Bereavement
Health
Mobility
Support of family and friends