PSY311H5 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Collectivism, Social Skills, Psychopathology
Psy311 june 18, 2015 l11: social experience and its atermath. Study children in order to understand what adult social behaviour is like, personality, and char. Neuroses only acquired during early childhood but symptoms appear much later. Neuroses, not really a common term and removed from 1980s dsm, but are psycho"l disturbances but are less severe than psychoses. These are people that are too concerned about trivial things. The child is psycho"l father to the man : talking about one person and that the kid is the precursor to what he is going to dev"l into an adult. If diiculty in oral, person as an adult will be ixated on oral stage with adult consequences associated with ixaion on the mouth. Can work backwards to reconstruct childhood experiences or work forward to predict future adult psychopathology. Early events not a clear indicator of adult personality. But in broader situaions, there is that link.