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Unformatted text preview: SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT IN ADULTHOOD 1 Social development in adulthood Ivy Allshouse PSY 201 October 30, 2011 Jacqueline Lombard Social development in adulthood I chose an article called Physical Activity in the Life of a Woman with Severe Cerebral Palsy: Showing competence and being socially connected. In this article it talked about all the ways that Amy used physical activity to feel like she was competent and so she could remain connected to her friends and family. Starting at a young age and getting more progressive in adulthood Amy would use physical activities like going to the gym, to stay socially connected to people around her. The article talked about how Amy feared that if she completely lost the ability to walk or stand her mother would place her in a home. By staying physically active Amy could keep the independence that she has and not be secluded into a home for the disabled. I chose this article because I use to work with people with disabilities. This article struck me as one that most article because I use to work with people with disabilities....
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2011 for the course PSY 201 taught by Professor Richardkirkmiller during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10