Houston Community College Healthy Lifestyle & Emotional Development Discussion
Discussion Question #3
According to the textbook, in 2012, 15% of American households experienced food insecurity, meaning they lacked consistent access to food to support an active healthy lifestyle for all family members. How do you think this can happen in America? What do you think can be done to fix this problem?
Discussion Question #6
What is the information processing theory? Give a hypothetical example of an infants behavior that exhibits development using the information processing theory.
Discussion Question # 9
We have learned that domains of development interact, influencing each other. How might this apply to emotional development? Consider interactions between cognition and emotion. How might information processing theory, for example, influence aspects of emotional development? Identify examples of how physical development (e.g., motor development) influences emotional development.
Discussion Question #10
Apply Bronfenbrenners bioecological theory to emotional development. Consider attachment, self-concept, self-recognition, and self-control. Identify microsystem, mesosystem, exosystem, and macrosystem factors that might influence each