Jun 12, 2014 · Understanding adult development is an important step in the process of understanding how societies function. This lesson will focus on three theories of adult development proposed by .
Four Adult Development Theories and Their Implications for Practice. by Lisa M. Baumgartner What is adult development? What relevance do adult development theories and models have to the practice of adult basic education? Our philosophy of adult development informs our teaching.
Erikson’s psychosocial theory of development considers the impact of external factors, parents and society on personality development from childhood to adulthood. According to Erikson’s theory, every person must pass through a series of eight interrelated stages over the entire life cycle . 1. Infancy: Birth-18 Months Old.