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Positive And Negative Influences On Development

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Positive And Negative Influences On Development. In our lives we come across expected and unexpected events. Some benefit our lives others get in the way and can cause our lives upside down. Getting married is expected and although it is a happy and exciting time it can have positive and negative affects on our lives. Marriage changes people in different ways. Physical influences that can affect them are, some people will put on weight as they settle down with a loved one. They may start a family with can affect a persons weight gain or even do activities allowing them to lose some excess weight. There intellectual skills will change to, they may take a class together to learn new skills. Sometimes one or the other may become a housewife or househusband and put a stop on education while they look after the family. Emotionally they may feel not see other members of their family quite so much or may worry about leaving their parents, this can cause an emotional upset for the individual especially if this is their first time of being away from their loved ones. ...read more.

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It can affect them intellectually depending on their lifestyle, if they work they may not be able to concentrate on their job and if they are taking exams or tests they may lose their concentration. Their social can suffer with bereavement as they may not want to socialise with others as they want to deal with the grief their own way. They might get more support and be able to socialise more especially if they were caring for someone who was ill, they may have their social life back. Socio - Economic Factors. Everyone lives their lives differently and the ways people are raised vary too. People have different affects to the way they react to events happening in their lives whether these are positive or negative. People grow and develop differently to others and the income and development can affect them. Children aged 0-3 years have no income problems although it can affect their diets and housing can affect their health. Intellectually they may not advance as well as others their age who, live in a large house with no income problems. ...read more.

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Children 0 -3years old will learn and develop skills from family and friends including physical, intellectual, emotional and social skills. Mixing with a large amount of family and friends will help their confidence as they grow older. As they get older 4 - 10 years they start to develop their own point of view towards others, sometimes they can judge others to quickly, this can have negative influences in life as they may lose some self esteem and self confidence. Adults still grow and develop off others especially friends and family. Socialising with them helps develop skills positive and negative and may help with effective careers. Some people may not have many friends and socialising can be hard for the making it hard when they do meet new people. Every person has their own expectations in life and development and growth can affect the way a person lives their life. Growing in the right environment with friends and family may be right for some people; others may find that friends stop them achieving their goals in life. ...read more.

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