Adulthood, Career and Work
CLUBPENGUIN 5001 Mindset of Modification
Mr. Rangsan Traibutra
seventeenth November 2010
The expanse of adulthood
Maturing: A progressive process
Job and Job
Choosing a job
Models of career choice and development
The changing world of work
Dealing with occupational dangers
Balancing job and other spheres of your life
The Vista of Adulthood
Social Time вЂ“ a person's notion of a developmental timetable that identifies what he or she should have accomplished by certain items in life. The social time differs for each and every culture
Important existence events that occur too soon or past too far can produce pressure The Expanse of Adulthood (cont. )
Early Adulthood (Age twenty to 40)
Erikson's Theory - Level 6th: Intimacy vs . Solitude.
Young adulthood's learning to start to others, to commit to others and to provide oneself generously, liberally. The Expanse of Adult life (cont. )
Early Adulthood (cont. )
Adjusting to the field of work
Need to complete education, secure 1st job.
Many still simply tentatively committed to chosen profession.
Men вЂ“ continuous routine, women вЂ“ discontinuous in workforce The Expanse of Adulthood (cont. )
Early on Adulthood (cont. )
Adapting to marriage and family existence
First kid arrival symbolizes a major changeover - a shift toward husband and wife responsibility. Women experience more work-family conflicts than men.
Marital fulfillment tends to fall and still lower until middle adulthood. The Area of Adult life (cont. )
Middle Adulthood (Age forty five to 65)
Erikson's Theory, stage 7th: Generativity Versus Stagnation (Care) A concern for the well being of upcoming generations
Dealing with the aging process
Several physical transformations occur. People force to acknowledge fatality. Transition in the parenting function
Parental effect over children declines.
The вЂempty nest' is broadly to be distressing event for the patients parents. The Expanse of Adulthood (cont. )
Middle Adulthood (cont. )
Transitions inside the work function
Those in stable career pattern are at peak of careers.
Individuals in changing careers pattern are more different group. (cutbacks, new problem seeking, women). Is there a midlife crisis? Midlife crisis -- a violent period of questions and reappraisal of one's your life. The area of Adulthood (Cont. )
Late Adulthood (After Grow older 65)
Ericson's theory, stage 8th: Ethics vs . Give up hope (Wisdom) Pension
Today persons tend to retire earlier than 62.
Individuals strategy retirement with highly variable attitudes. В Changes in support networks
Couples' relationship fulfillment tends to maximize later in life. Close friends seem to play more significant position in life satisfaction. The Vista of Adulthood (Cont. )
Late Adult life (After Grow older 65)
Other significant problems
Coping with health problems.
Dealing with the death of friends and partners.
Facing one's personal mortality
Aging: A Progressive Process
Height decreases / Weight increases / Locks becomes grey
Older people are likely to view themselves as much less attractive (Particularly problematic for women. May be a " double standard" of aging) Aging: A Gradual Process (cont. )
Physical Changes (cont. )
Essential change in experiencing and perspective.
The number of active neurons in the brain declines progressively during adult life, especially after age 55. Alzheimer's disease and other dementia can strike during middle age or later Aging: A Progressive Process (cont. )
Physical Changes (cont. )
Peri menopause: the time once menstruation ceases
physical discomfort: hot flashes, night sweating, emotional stress. Changes in well being status
Top quality of wellness tends to reduce.
The proportion of people having a chronic medical condition climbs gradually with age. Lifestyle differences, access to healthcare.
To increase likelihood of good health: exercise regularly, eat good diet. Aging: A Gradual Method (cont. )