The selected written reflections provide the opportunity for you to make personal connections to socio-emotional factors that influence adolescent development. Select one of the following three reflection questions to write about:
a. Erikson said that the crisis of adolescence is identity versus role confusion. How was this crisis present in your adolescence? How was it resolved?
b. Who was the most influential person in your life when you were an
adolescent? Why was this person so influential? Why is having a good role model in adolescence important for social and emotional development?
c. Many people consider the prom a rite of passage. Do you agree? How did your prom have an impact on your social development as a teenager?