Innitiative in creating play situations, playing out roles, exploring the world with "Why". Social role identification, if we are fustrated over natural desires and goals, we may easily experience guilt. Most significant relationship is with BASIC FAMILY.
During this stage we learn to master skills for ourselves and have the opportunity to build self esteem and autonomy as we gain control over our bodies. If we are shamed during potty training or other skills we may feel great shame and doubt. TERRIBLE TWO'S Most significant relationship w/ PARENTS
was influenced by Freud, he believed that the ego exists from birth and that behaviour is not totally defensive.
6 True/False Questions
Name of Erikson's Stage: 18 months to 3 years → Industry vs. Inferiority
Key issue(s): Intimacy vs. Isolation Stage → We can experience intimacy on a deep level. If we're not successful, isolation and distance others may occur. World can begin to shrink. Most significant relationships MARITAL PARTNERS AND FRIENDS.
Key issue(s): Ego Integrity vs. Despair → Our strength comes from a wisdom that world is very large and we now have detached concerned with the whole of life, accepting death as the completion of life. May struggle for purpose in life and wonder "was the trip worth it?" Most significant relationship is with all of MANKIND "MY KIND"
Name of Erikson's Stage: adolescence to adulthood (12-18 years) → Identity vs. Role Diffusion
Name of Erikson's Stage: Play age 3 to 5 Years → Initiative vs. Guilt
Erikson's philosophy might be said to rest on two major themes → Trust vs. Mistrust