Write a brief introduction to the biopsychosocial framework that includes a thesis statement related to developmental theories.
1. Write a brief summary (about two sentences for each) for each of the developmental theories listed below. (10 points)
▪ Erikson’s psychosocial theory
▪ Skinner’s behaviorism theory
▪ Piaget’s cognitive developmental theory
▪ Bronfenbrenner’s ecological theory
▪ Baltes’ life span perspective
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2. Select two theories from above to compare and contrast. Explain the similarities and differences between the two theories. (5 points)
3. Of the two theories you compared, discuss which you believe is a better way to explain growth and development and why you believe this way. (5 points)
• Conclusion: Explain the application of developmental theory for health care professionals.
Your paper should use in-text citations as needed.
At the end of your paper, provide a references list.