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Knowledge Activity 1. Create a list of basic human needs, explaining what each one entails in caregiving.
2. Explain the concept of Self-actualization and how you can help clients to meet their need.
3. List the 10 stages of human development, giving the age bracket and indicative signs where appropriate.
1. Infant (0-2 years)- dependent. 2. Child (3-9 years)- growing, mastering skills, learning to play and socialise. 3. Adolescent (10-19 years) – growing, puberty, hormones, and emotions. 4. Young adult (20-29 years) – finishing education, starting career and family. 5. Adult (30- 39 years) – managing family and career. 6. Middle age (40-60 years) - first signs of ageing. 7. Independent elder- (60+ years) – more signs of ageing, retirement, and health problems. 8. Vulnerable elder - elders requiring some assistance due to cognitive/health problems. 9. Dependent elder -unable to perform personal functions and requires daily care. 10. End of life – preparing for death/dying and may require full-on care. 4. Explain what is meant to be the term wellbeing and give an example of encouraging well-being in clients for the following circumstances:

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