My Final Reflective Paper

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My Life Willie Page PSY 202 Instructor :Diana Donovan February 29, 2012 I never thought at the age of 33 that I would end up back in school again. Once I graduated from high school, I started college majoring in computer science. I started off good until my courses were getting difficult for me. It also didn’t help that I was working as a delivery driver for Pizza Hut. In this paper,I will present a brief description of a few of my life experiences that have helped shape the person I am today and analyze some of these experiences using the adult development theories from this class. I will also look ahead to the goals I want to accomplish in the future. When I was growing up in the household I was the youngest so I always see the mistakes my brother would make and I learn not to make them as well. As I got older, I was still being sheltered up until I finished high school and I always wondered why I was treated like that. So instead I begin to find employment at McDonalds to prove that I can be responsible and independent. My parents were shocked as told them of my employment. Also I begin to take driver’s course as well so that they can see the difference in me and not just a lazy kid. Once I enrolled in college I felt kind of pressured to stay at home to go to school. I played sports and received letters from other colleges. So I felt good about that until me and my mother had out disagreements on where I wanted to go to school at. So I listen and instead stayed home to go a local technical institute. So once I got going with school things were going good until my job played a major role into school and also my mother was getting ill. So
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