Complete an APA style Research Paper on a topic related to adult development of your choice. It should be 3-5 pages in length and include a title page, an abstract and works cited page. Some of examples of topics can be a) Alzheimer’s Disease, Depression, Schizophrenia (or other mental disorders), or any other topic related to adult development. Attached is the rubric and further instructions concerning your paper. Research PaPreview the documentper (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
In this program, you have studied both theorists and theories that have been influential in the development of psychology. You have also had the opportunity to analyze research and principles for their impact and meaningfulness to you. Theories help to provide a framework for how we understand phenomenon that we observe, and research helps to support or refute aspects of theory and our perceptions.
Looking back on your studies, what theory or theories did you find most relevant or applicable to the real world? Provide examples of how the theory or theories have influenced your perceptions or understanding of what you observe. Next, discuss research that you have read during your studies that you found impactful. How has this research influenced your thinking on an aspect of human behavior or human behavior in general?