The Physiological and Psychological Development and Changes During the Adolescence Period of an Individual

The term adolescence has been constantly confused with puberty, resulting to their synonymously use. Puberty can be defined as the physiological variations entailed in the sexual maturation of a child, together with other body variations that may take place during this period. Adolescence on the other hand, is defined as the stage from puberty to … Read more

Analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

ASSIGNMENT 11 B: ABNORMAL BEHAVIOUR IN CHILDHOOD and ADOLESCENCE Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to many different conditions characterized by challenges with such things as social skills, repetitive behaviors, verbal and nonverbal communication, and unique strengths and differences. There are many different types of autism and it is a lifelong condition that spans all socioeconomic … Read more

The Initial Process Of Puberty

A major part of adolescent development that causes dramatic physical change is puberty. It is essentially a process in the brain that results in physical changes that we all imagine when we think of puberty, like armpit hair and growth spurts. To understand the initial process of puberty, you should know that it activates the … Read more

Angela’s Ashes: Analysis

It is a common view that times for the Irish majority in the 1930’s and 40’s were very hard. Especially for the Irish Catholic families with the stereotypical drunken father, emotionally wrecked mother, kids running round her with her sore back from the next child ready too be born. In Angela’s Ashes, McCourt examines his … Read more