Compare and contrast the psychosocial theories of Erikson and Gould. Are the concepts in these theories relevant today? If yes, explain why. If no, what would you delete and what would you add? During your home visit for a 16-year-old with cancer, she says, “I don’t believe in God.” What would you reply? Why would you respond this way?
Q58. During a clinic visit, a 2-month-old appears listless and constantly cries. The mother tells you that he has colic, so she has been diluting his formula with water. What would you do now? Consider your own family. Can you identify developmental tasks for family members who are middle adults and older adults? What factors in your family facilitate or impede meeting these tasks?