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physical development

changes to the body and its systems. e.g.- growth, complexity (increase in complexity of the nervous system), motor skills (learning to walk)

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emotional development

the development of the full range of emotions and the optimal way of dealing and expressing them.

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social development

the increasing complexity of behaviour patterns used in relationships with other people.

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IHD

(individual human development) the series of orderly, predictable changes that occur from conception until death. development can be physical, social, emotional or intellectual.

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gross motor skills

the manipulation and coordination of large muscles groups such as those in the arms and legs

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fine motor skills

the manipulation and coordination of small muscle groups such as those in the hands

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growth

the process of increasing in size

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development

the process of developing or being developed.

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complexity

the quality of being intricate or complex

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lifespan

the life of a person ranging from birth till death

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self esteem

confidence in one's own worth or abilities

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self concept

an idea of the self constructed from the beliefs one holds about oneself and the responses of others

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mental health

state of wellbeing in which the individual realises his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to his or her community

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social health

being able to interact with others and participate in the community in both an independent and cooperative way.

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physical health

the ef cient functioning of the body and its systems, and includes the physical capacity to perform tasks and physical tness.