Mood changes during puberty o More fluctuations throughout the day than adults o Experience Sampling Method (ESM) aka diary method o Not solely due to hormones o Adolescents who have supportive households may be less likely to experience mood fluctuations Early versus late maturation among girls (see textbook)
DEP 3305, Hybrid Dr. Parker -early maturing girls have more emotional difficulties thab their peers, including self image and higher rates of depression anxiety, eating disorders. -leff effect because of hormones more to do with the ways in which looking different from peers affects girl’s feelings about appearance -less self-esteems because of cultural preferences for thinness -body dissatisfaction higher in white American girls -early maturers are more popular , more popular with boys, more rumors and gossip, lead to social anxiety Early versus late maturation among boys (see textbook) -early maturing boys feel better about themselves and more popular -impact of victimization is greater for early maturers -early maturers higher to be involved in problems at school, deviant activities -less likely to be supervised by adults -late maturers show higher ratings of intellectual curiosity Psychoanalytic Theoreis (just know very basic definition of the theory, don’t have to know Freud’s stages of development) -unconscious drives shape of our behavior -early childhood experiences can influence who we are as adults -unconscious drives change in life stages (Sigmund Freud) Learning Theories -operant and classical conditioning The Bioecologial Model (microsystem, macrosystem, exosystem, mesosystem, choronosystem)
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