Flashcards in Erickson: Psychosocial Theory Deck (15):
Infancy is what age?
Toddlerhood is what ages?
Early Childhood is what ages?
Middle Childhood is what ages?
Adolescent is what ages?
What occurs in infancy (Birth-12/15m) according to Erickson?
Trust vs Mistrust
What is Trust vs Mistrust?
Allows infant to predict responses. Trust=consistent love Mistrust= inconsistent or inadequate needs met
What occurs in toddlerhood (1-3y) according to Erickson?
Autonomy vs Shame and Doubt
What is Autonomy vs Shame and Doubt?
Child becomes increasingly independent, preferring to do things on their own. Autonomy is picking a book, Shame and Doubt is like mastering potty training.
What occurs in Early Childhood (3-6y) according to Erickson?
Initiative vs Guilt
What is Initiative vs Guilt?
Development of conscience. Exploring through play, making the right decisions.
What occurs in Middle Childhood (6-12y) according to Erickson?
Industry vs Inferiority
What is Industry vs Interiority?
Focus is on achievement, competition and cooperation. Learns "rules". Social relationships are important.
What occur in Adolescents (12-19y) according to Erickson?
Identity vs Role Confusion