Developmental Psychologist

Developmental psychology is the scientific study of changes that occur in human beings over the course of their life. Originally concerned with infants and children, the field has expanded to include adolescence, adult development, aging, and the entire lifespan. This field examines change across a broad range of topics including motor skills and other psycho-physiological processes; cognitive development involving areas such as problem solving, moral understanding, and conceptual understanding; language acquisition; social, personality, and emotional development; and self-concept and identity formation.
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    … creativity,” Borges told Digiday. “This project is a way for us adults to go back to our childhood — at least mentally.” Borges took inspiration from several studies as he grappled with the question of why adults lack creativity. One, by developmental psychologist Dr. Alison Gopnik, examined why children may be better at problem solving due…

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