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Ch 3: The Educational Psychology of Emotional Impairments

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These video lessons explain the educational psychology of emotional impairments for your convenient and mobile-friendly review. As a study guide to help you prepare for a test or catch up in class, these professionally designed lessons and quizzes make these subjects easy to understand.

The Educational Psychology of Emotional Impairments - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, we've provided lessons that outline the educational psychology of emotional impairments. Various theories from psychologists like Alfred Adler, Carl Jung, Freud and more and covered in this chapter. You should be ready to achieve the following objectives once you complete this chapter:

  • Describe the biography of G. Stanley Hall
  • Discuss Alfred Adler's perspective on personality development
  • Outline Carl Jung's theories on personality and dreams
  • Identify Freud's psychoanalytic theory on development and instincts
  • Explain Erik Erikson's eight stages of psychosocial development
  • Define the theoretical perspectives on sociological theories of deviance
  • Explore George Vaillant's theories on defense mechanisms

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7 Lessons in Chapter 3: The Educational Psychology of Emotional Impairments
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G. Stanley Hall: Biography, Theory & Contributions

1. G. Stanley Hall: Biography, Theory & Contributions

Here we will talk about one of the great American pioneers of social science whose work was paramount in establishing psychology, and especially child psychology, as distinct fields in American academia.

Alfred Adler on Personality Development

2. Alfred Adler on Personality Development

Psychologists have different opinions about what shapes someone's personality. In this lesson, we'll explore the theories of Alfred Adler, including the effects of inferiority complex, parenting styles, and birth order on personality.

Carl Jung's Theories: Personality, Psyche & Dreams

3. Carl Jung's Theories: Personality, Psyche & Dreams

In this lesson, we will be discussing Carl Jung's theories. Specifically, we will look at his theories on personality, dream analysis and the human psyche. At the end, you can test your knowledge with a short quiz.

Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory on Instincts, Motivation, Personality & Development

4. Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory on Instincts, Motivation, Personality & Development

Learn how Sigmund Freud's theories helped shape our modern understanding of human motivation and personality development. Review key terms and take a quiz at the end of the lesson to test your knowledge.

Erik Erikson's Eight Stages of Psychosocial Development: Conflicts & Growth

5. Erik Erikson's Eight Stages of Psychosocial Development: Conflicts & Growth

Erikson identified eight stages of psychosocial development, with each stage presenting a conflict that must be overcome. This lesson will discuss the conflict and growth associated with each stage of development.

Sociological Theories of Deviance: Definitions and Theoretical Perspectives

6. Sociological Theories of Deviance: Definitions and Theoretical Perspectives

There is a diverse range of behaviors in society that goes against expectations and cultural norms. In this lesson, we define and go over some examples of the different types of deviance. We also discuss two sociological theories about deviance created by Emile Durkheim and Robert Merton.

George Vaillant and Defense Mechanisms

7. George Vaillant and Defense Mechanisms

George Vaillant took Freud's initial work with defense mechanisms and shaped it into a new way of viewing how we cope with anxiety. Learn about his theory of defense mechanisms and test your knowledge with quiz questions.

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