Identity vs. Role Confusion

write about a personal experience you have experienced or are experiencing related to Erikson’s psychosocial stages in Chapter 7 (Identity vs. Role Confusion) or 8 (Intimacy vs. Isolation). It is very important that you do not choose an experience that is painful or overly personal. I do not want you to explore a topic that may cause psychological distress for you. Here are some topics that would be appropriate to explore, assuming you feel comfortable doing so: Education/career plans as you entered college or after a first career — my career is I’ve been in the health care field for about 10 years now. I work at Providence Hospital and I am finishing up my bachelors degree in health care administration in May. I am now considering to start a nursing program. Once you have determined your topic: Connect the personal experience to your chosen stage Explore what you learned (or are learning) from the experience Explain how has studying lifespan development helped you understand the experience Formatting is as follows: 5-8 pages