The Self

What Is The Self? ‘Self’ & ‘Self Concept’ are used interchangeably to refer to what we know about ourselves. Our sex, age, height, personality, and our likes & dislikes are all part of our self concept. The development of a sense of self is one of the most critical processes of the child’s early life. [...]

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Self-Esteem and Friendship

Consequence of High and Low Self-Esteem High self-esteem – positive outcomes Low self-esteem – negative outcomes Bee – summarises effects of high self-esteem on children: Higher academic ability Feelings of control over own achievements and failures More popular with peers More positive relationships with parents Know who they are and what they want to be [...]

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