Gifted Children and Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development

Cross, Tracy L.
January 2001
Gifted Child Today;Winter2001, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p54
Academic Journal
Provides an overview on Erik Erikson's theory of psychosocial development and its link to the development of gifted children. Eight developmental stages during which a crisis must be resolved in order for a person to develop psychosocially without carrying forward issues tied to the previous crisis; Factors required for adults in guiding the development of gifted children.


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