Stages of Development

Personal Application Questions

Which parenting style describes how you were raised? Provide an example or two to support your answer.

Would you describe your experience of puberty as one of pride or embarrassment? Why?

Your best friend is a smoker who just found out she is pregnant. What would you tell her about smoking and pregnancy?

Imagine you are a nurse working at a clinic that provides prenatal care for pregnant women. Your patient, Anna, has heard that it’s a good idea to play music for her unborn baby, and she wants to know when her baby’s hearing will develop. What will you tell her?