Childhood development - example of a celebrity, Demi Lovato.

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Zuleka Bakar

Singer, actress. Demi Lovato was born on August 20, 1992, in Dallas, Texas. Lovato's mother, Dianna Lovato, was a former country music recording artist and Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader. Lovato is the middle child of three sisters. Her older sister, Dallas, is also a singer and actress, and her younger sister, Madison, was born in 2002.Demi grew up in Dallas, Texas. She has two sisters and she currently lives in Los Angeles. Demi started performing at a young age she was seven years old. At this stage demi would be growing steadily and her head will be 90% of adult size, even though she still had a lot of growing up to do. However, her abilities would continue to grow into a more advanced or effective stage. By the age of 6/7 Demi would have been able to ride her bike and start skipping but instead she started performing. She played the piano and the guitar, and she is an accomplished singer/songwriter. Demi Lovato believed she was born with an eating disorder at this stage of her life she should be having fun but instead she felt depressed at a very young stage in her life she did not go to school and just locked herself away from everyone and kept everything to herself this led to her harming herself. She found it difficult to concentrate in school and join activities. Furthermore she was checked into rehab to receive treatment in self-harm and bulimia. She went through a difficult faze growing up as a child from a very young age. Demi also revealed she started self-harming when she was 12 years old and admits to getting into a difficult situation with drugs and alcohol. At this stage of an individual, they start to hit puberty and they need their family and friends around to help them get through this stage in life however as life tends to go on they will start to get used to the idea. When Demi was a teenager she was bullied she could not handle the pain that she was going through daily so she needed a distraction that’s when she started her singing career. Later on in life when she was 18 Demi split up with former boyfriend JoeJonas she felt neglected, fat and people used to call her names. Her world came crushing down on her once again, she got to a breaking point and wanted to harm herself but in the end her fans gave her confidence they always made her feel better about herself.  Demi never wanted anybody to go through the pain she went through. She is a role model to her fans and her little sister. The only thing that kept her going was her music, she became more confident when she was did a role play in camp rock.

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Infancy 0-3years

Physical development- at birth Demi would have been unable to control her body movements. Her nervous system is not fully developed. During the first few months of Demi’s life she would have been able to see objects clearly. Around four months Demi would have been able to sit with support from her mother, hold her head up for a short period of time, and can troll from the side to her stomach. By 5 months Demi ...

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