What is Developmental Psychology?

What is Developmental Psychology? Developmental psychology is a branch of psychology that focuses on the study of how individuals develop and change over the course of their lives, from infancy through old age. It examines various aspects of human development, including physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development. Developmental psychologists study how different factors such as genetics, environment, culture, and experiences shape and influence an individual’s development. They also explore the various stages of development, such as infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood, and the milestones that occur during each stage. Developmental psychology has many practical applications, including informing educational practices, parenting strategies, and interventions for individuals with developmental disabilities or mental health disorders. Shervan K Shahhian

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