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Flashcards in Expected Life Events Deck (8):
1

What are the expected life events?

Starting nursery, school, college/Uni.

Getting a new job.

Living with partner/getting married/entering civil partnership.

Moving house or area.

Becoming a parent

Retirement

2

What are the positive and negative effects of starting nursery, school, college/Uni?

Positive effects
build new friendships.
learn and develop new skills.
improved self-esteem.

Negative effects
anxiety about new routines/meeting new people.

Young children may feel insecure when leaving parents for the first time.

3

What are the positive and negative effects of getting a new job?

Positive effects
Develop independence.
Improve self image/self-esteem.
Build new relationships.
Learning new skills such as problem-solving.

Negative effects

Stress and anxiety.

4

What are the positive and negative effects on living with partner/getting married/entering civil partnership ?

Positive effects

Feel secure and content.
Develop intimate relationships.

Negative effects

Loss of independence.
Have to share.

5

What are the positive and negative effects of moving house or area?

Positive effects

Excited buy a new challenge.
Develop new friendships/relationships.

Negative effects

Loss of friends.
Anxiety and stress moving.
May feel isolated.

6

What are the positive and negative effects of becoming a parent ?

Positive effects

Feel content.
Improved emotional wellbeing.
Develop strong attachments.

Negative effects

Worry about responsibility.
Feel tired
Loss of independence

7

What are the positive and negative effects of retirements ?

Positive effects

Reduced stress
Socialize more with family & friends.

Negative effects

Loss of relationships.
May have negative self image.
May lose mobility/fitness.

8

What is EXPECTED LIFE EVENTS ?

EXPECTED LIFE EVENTS is events that may happen to most people during the course of their life.