Maslow Case Study Questions

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Maslow: Case Study 17 1. Consider Maslow’s hierarchy of needs during Cindy’s first year of life. Which needs were fulfilled? Which were not? According to Maslow’s hierarchy of needs Cindy did not receive adequate physiological needs such as food and water, safety needs such as security, order, and stability, and while not as important as the previous two categorical needs, she also did not receive proper love or belongingness. The need for self-actualization and esteem were not met. 2. What was the outcome of the needs being fulfilled or not fulfilled? Due to inadequate feeding Cindy suffered physical maladies in the form of diaper rash, malnourishment, stunted growth, and lagging physical and mental development. 3. Which of Maslow’s needs were fulfilled for Cindy during her second year of life? What was the outcome of that? During Cindy’s second year of life the needs of belongingness and love were met due to a new, caring foster family. I infer from the case study that the two lower categorical needs of safety and physiological were met because she began…show more content…
In the case study we see that Maria and Carlos want to be understanding parents, but must also be disciplinarians as well. 6. What did Kelly mean by the commonality corollary? Find an example of it in the case study. Kelly meant that in a vacuum our individual constructs were not all that different from others who closely resembled the same construction systems due to our sharing similar familiarities. Both parents felt it would be fun to be mom and dad and that playing with their children was just as important as caring for their physical needs. 7. What does Kelly mean by a permeable construct? What does the experience corollary mean? What does the modulation corollary mean? Are Carlos’ and Maria’s constructs permeable? Give examples of the experiences and modulation

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