Why does the chosen developmental theorist appeal to you?

Why does the chosen developmental theorist appeal to you?

Developmental Theories

Select one developmental theorist from Chapter 2, and briefly describe the chosen theory. Why does the chosen developmental theorist appeal to you? Relate the chosen theory to a recent or upcoming developmental stage or phase in your own life.

TIP: This discussion question addresses two areas:

o briefly describe one developmental theory from Chapter 2. Theories presented in Chapter 2 include Erikson, Levinson, cognitive developmental theorists, Kohlberg, behavioral theorists, Bronfenbrenner, Holland, the eclectic theory, and the composite theory.

o Describe why the chosen theory appeals to you, and relate it to a developmental life stage or phase. Examples of life stages or phases may include marriage, parenthood, career, a return to school, empty nest, grand parenting, etc.