Psychosocial Development

Time Frame: 1 block


  • Identify the 8 stages of development and evaluate people to determine their stages of development.


  • Psychosocial development theory lecture featuring the work of Erik Erikson via PowerPoint.


  • Journal Entry: Reflect on your life and the different stages of development. Describe they stage you are currently in as well as success and failures from previous stages that might effect who you are today. Give examples that justify your success/failure for each stage.


  • If you have a preschool or birth- 3 program have your students identify the stage of development of each of the children.



  • What is a theory?
  • What are the eight stages of psychosocial development?
  • Which stage are you in right now?
  • What is the definition of intimacy?


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1 comment for “Psychosocial Development

  1. cdm coordinator
    October 27, 2011 at 7:13 am

    It was really informative and I thank you for the post.

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