Sep 19, · Today’s teens are on a slow road to adulthood, putting off risky behaviors from drinking to sex, but also delaying jobs, driving, dating and other steps towards independence, according to a new Author: Kim Painter. Adult development encompasses the changes that occur in biological and psychological domains of human life from the end of adolescence until the end of one's life. These changes may be gradual or rapid and can reflect positive, negative, or no change from previous levels of .
We describe a framework for understanding how age-related changes in adult devel- opment affect work motivation, and, building on recent life-span theories and re- search on cognitive abilities, personality, affect, vocational interests, values, and self-concept, identify four intraindividual change trajectories (loss, gain, reorganiza- tion, and exchange). In , Daniel Levinson published a book entitled, The Seasons of a Man’s Life in which he presented a theory of development in adulthood. Levinson’s work was based on in-depth interviews with 40 men between the ages of According to Levinson, young adults have an image of the future that motivates them.
May 15, · Developmental disabilities are attributable to a cognitive impairment, physical impairment, or both. They manifest during the developmental period from birth to early adulthood, and are likely to Cited by: 3. Young Adulthood Physical Development –Physical strength typically peaks in early adulthood (the 20’s and 30’s) – Although physical changes are minimal during this phase, the weight and muscle mass change as a result of diet, exercise,pregnancy and lactation. –Growth and strength in early adulthood, then slowFile Size: 1MB.