2 doctors weighed in:
What did erikson say about identity crisis?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Erikson
In his meisterwerk "Childhoood and Society" Erik Erikson posited that an identity crisis ensues when fundamental assumptions we have throughout our lives about who and what we are, are fundamentally challenged.

In brief: Erikson
In his meisterwerk "Childhoood and Society" Erik Erikson posited that an identity crisis ensues when fundamental assumptions we have throughout our lives about who and what we are, are fundamentally challenged.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
Thank
Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine
In brief: Identity crisis
He defined it. He described the now familiar concepts of "identity crisis" and "life cycle, " provided a framework for considering the individual psyche within society and culture.
Unveiling a dynamic process of psychological development, he emphasized the tendency toward growth and the integration of multiple influences—the biological, social, psychological, cultural, and historical. A great read!

In brief: Identity crisis
He defined it. He described the now familiar concepts of "identity crisis" and "life cycle, " provided a framework for considering the individual psyche within society and culture.
Unveiling a dynamic process of psychological development, he emphasized the tendency toward growth and the integration of multiple influences—the biological, social, psychological, cultural, and historical. A great read!
Dr. Colin Kerr
Dr. Colin Kerr
Thank
Read more answers from doctors