PSY202 Discussion 1 - The 3 domains of development are...

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The 3 domains of development are physical development, cognitive development, and socio-emotional development. Physical Development Physical Development is the domain of development that has to do with maturation, genetics, and gender. Physical development also looks into changes in our bodies over a lifetime. Changes like organ growth, motor skills, height, brain changes, and weight. Another example of physical development is when a baby starts walking or crawling. The next example of physical development is when an old person starts shrinking. The last example of physical development is when a couple has a child. A child drinks milk so that their bones will grow strong, a teen eats breakfast their brain will work better in school, and an adult eats salmon so that their heart will be protected from heart disease are some examples of food that you can eat to physically develop right. Physical Development overlaps every area of adult development. That means that physical development is closely related to both cognitive development and socio-emotional development. Cognitive Development Cognitive Development is the development of the mind. Mental activities are called cognition. Cognitive Development has to do with language, solving problems, and memory. It is a broad term that involves how information is received, practiced, and controlled. Cognitive Development is a field of study in neuroscience and psychology focusing on a child's development in terms of information processing, conceptual resources, perceptual skill, language learning, and other aspects of brain development and cognitive psychology . A large portion of research has gone into understanding how a
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