Stages of normal development


The main sequential stages of normal development, the cognitive, emotional and social measures of maturation through the human lifespan.

Alternative labels

stages of maturation
main stages of normal development
sequential stages of normal development
stage of normal development
stages of normal maturation
stages of normal developments

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Stages of normal development is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Paramedic in emergency responses: Paramedics in emergency responses provide emergency care to sick, injured, and vulnerable persons in emergency medical situations, before and during transport to a medical facility. They implement and oversee the transfer of the patient in connection with transport. They provide assistance in acute situations, implement life-saving emergency measures, and monitor the performance of the transportation process. As allowed by national law they may also provide oxygen, certain drugs, the puncture of peripheral veins and infusion of crystalloid solutions and perform endotracheal intubation if needed for the immediate prevention of threats for the life or health of an emergency patient.

Optional knowledge

Stages of normal development is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Stages of normal development – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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