Identity formation is the core of college students' psychosocial development
Key words: university student, psychosocial development
, experiential learning
The extensive nature of the psychosocial development
factors identified by research contribute to my tentative theory of the phenomenon of nonpersistent college students--high-achieving, low-income students in community colleges may require psychosocial development
in order to persist in college.
Wang (2005) recognized that dormitory peer mentoring had positive effect on the psychosocial development
of dormitory residents (including peer mentors and mentees).
Other studies have also concluded that attending a pre-school programme promotes children's psychosocial development
Depression in children is a devastating disorder that effects psychosocial development
and has long-term negative outcomes for both the patients and their families.
theory that has been described by Erikson is one of the best-known theories of personality in psychology.
Yet, in Erikson's psychosocial development
concept, the establishment of safety, security, and trust in the warmth of the maternal relationship is considered the fundamental building block in a child's psychosocial development
(Erik Erikson's, n.
She references Piaget's cognitive development, Bowlby's attachment theory, Nagy's Children's Conceptions of Death, Erickson's psychosocial development
, and Bronfenbrenner's systems theory.
This investigation shows the adaptation of Doctor Gwen Hawley's Measures of Psychosocial Development
Participants (N = 66) completed the Enright Forgiveness Inventory (Enright & Rique, 2004), Tendency to Forgive Scale (Brown, 2003), and Measures of Psychosocial Development
He specializes in the psychosocial development
of black college students; multicultural counseling and theory; and cultural pluralism.