Children and young people in the care system are more vulnerable,often due to the lack of stability and attachment disorder this can affect their emotional ,social and academic development. 3.3 Explain how disability name affect development. Disability can affect the development of children and young people in a variety of different ways. Physical development may be affected by limited mobility if
A child’s social network and emotional development can influence development, along with the use of drugs and alcohol both (child and parent). A child may not understand what is required due to unidentified possible language delay. Child may be bored and uninterested at school. 2.2 Explain how children and young people’s development is influenced by a range of external factor External factors can have an effect on a child’s development for such poverty, deprived of food, clothes and toys. Poor living conditions, inadequate diet and exercise and quality of life, leading to increased illness.
P3 Task 3 Possible types of abuse, signs and symptoms of child abuse and why it is improtant to follow the policies and procedures of the work setting. physical abuse definition of physical abuse physical abuse is when a child is physcially hurt or injured. Physical abuse may involve hitting, shaking, throwing, poisoning, burning or scalding, drowning, suffocating and causing physical harm to a child by proupose. and physical abuse can sometime lead a child to death. signs of physical abuse children have accidents, like bumps and falls, which cause injury.
How PTSD can twist one’s mind The human mind is so vulnerable that an aftermath of a traumatic event can alter our personality and morality and especially its impact on adolescent is crucial. PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder also known as acute stress disorder is pattern that arises in reaction to a psychologically traumatic event. A traumatic event can cause a person to become highly anxious and depressed, and more over the anxiety and depression persist well after the situation is over. Death of others can easily trigger PTSD and soldiers often experience this particular kind of stress disorder. The author of the book “A long way gone”, Ishmael Beah is an unfortunate victim of PTSD, who was nakedly exposed to the touch of war.
PSYCHOLOGICAL EXPLANATIONS: · severe trauma suffered as a child, such as emotional, physical or sexual abuse. · an important early loss, such as the loss of a parent or child. · neglection. · poor ability to relate to others. (D1) outline how a named mental disorder is diagnosed.
3.2 Explain the reasons children and young peoples development may not follow the expected pattern. there are many reasons which may cause a child or young persons development not to follow the expected pattern. These factors may be external or personal and can include disability, emotional influence, physical influences, environmental influences, social influences, learning needs and communication skills. Disability. this could be a physical or learning disability.
Understand the potential effects of transitions on children and young people’s development Identify the transitions experienced by most children and young people. Transition experienced by most children and young people include: Moving away – This could make the child or young person frustrated because they are being torn away from either their favourite place or friends, this could also make the child become anxious. Friends moving away – This could make the child or young person feel nervous because they will then have to make new friends which may not be easy for the child, this could also make the child become anxious and become shy. Puberty – This could make the child or young person feel confused because they can’t control what is happening to them, this could also make the child become dismissive or make the child become argumentative with parents or carers. Starting a new school – This could make the child or young person feel nervous because they have to make new friends and could make the child feel anxious because they don’t know what will happen.
They may be restless or agitated, their hearts may beat faster, they may get the shakes and stomach upset. Severe anxiety may lead to OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder), panic attacks or phobias. Psychotic disorders – includes schizophrenia. People with a psychotic disorders lose touch with reality. A person suffering with a psychotic disorder may have hallucinations and delusions.
A sign of a child being emotional abused is there the child may be upset, may not want to go to parent, may be withdrawn and will be scared. * Sexual – sexual abuse is where a child is being abused by sexual contact of an adult, symptoms of this kind of abuse are: child may be sore in areas, if of an age where they are in nappies you may notice bleeding and swelling, child will be upset and also scared as well as in pain. * Neglect/failure to thrive – neglecting a child is where they are not looked after and their welfare needs are not met, a sign of this would be child is hungry, dirty, un well. The child will feel upset, alone and
Fear can cause people to act in ways that they never would otherwise. It is a human trait that can lead to hysteria and rash acts, as is shown in “The Crucible”. Fear is a feeling of anxiety and agitation caused by the presence or feeling of danger. For example, many people fear the unknown or are scared when they feel that they are in danger. Little children are scared of monsters under their beds or ghosts in their closets.