Developmental Psychology II

6 ECTS / Semester
  • To understand the meaning of the concept “psychological development” associated with adulthood and aging;
  • To understand the impact of significant life events on the psychological condition of adults and older people, reading the “life cycle” of those events;
  • To analyze some particular areas of psychological development during adulthood and associated with aging;
  • To look forward the possibilities of psychological intervention in this area.


Associate Professor / Researcher
António Manuel Godinho da Fonseca is a Psychologist and Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education and Psychology, Catholic University of Portugal, in Porto…