Early (young) Adulthood •Begins when adolescence reaches maximum height •Girls –age 20 yr •Boys – age 22 yr •Lasts until age 40 yr Middle Adulthood •Ages yrs Late (old) Adulthood •Age 60 until deathFile Size: 1MB. Development in Late Adulthood Late adulthood (old age) is generally considered to begin at about age Erik Erikson suggests that at this time it is important to find meaning and satisfaction in life rather than to become bitter and disillusioned, that is, to resolve the conflict of integrity vs. despair.
Jun 12, · Psychologist Daniel Levinson developed a comprehensive theory of adult development, referred to as the Seasons of Life theory, which identified stages and growth that occur well into the adult years. Nov 02, · The infancy stage is characterized by a rapid growth. At one-year-old, a baby is three times heavier and twice as long as it was at birth. Childhood. Unlike the previous stage of development, from 1 to 3 years old, children’s development may slow a little bit. At this stage, they learn to walk on their own. More abilities are developed and.
Dec 05, · A common misconception about human growth and development is that it stops when you become an adult. While some individuals will stop growing before age 18, many people, particularly men, continue to grow physically well into their mids.