|Adjustive Demands||Adjustive Challenges|
Age - Graded Events
|Day-today events in one=s
environment that happen to a person based on his/her age.
Educational tasks and requirements
AGet a job!
Will you marry me?
factors that come to influence adjustment at certain ages & stages.
Events of physical/mental growth & maturation (like puberty)
Anxiety about school/work success that motivates you
Your life dream
History Graded Events
|Events that happen to
a person based on his/her
generation and historical period/place.
Governments & Laws
|Internal changes, thoughts,
self-perceptions and insights that would occur to people in one time/place
in history, but not another.
AI am free/not free
I should care for my parents in their old age.
Expecting to live to 90/100 years of age (or only 18)