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Psyche Punished but not Praised!

A 2-year-old girl is being toilet trained by her parents. Each time she soils her diaper, she is told that she is a very bad girl and she is punished by having a toy taken away. When she uses the toilet appropriately, she is not praised by her parents. Which of the following sequelae is the child most likely to experience as a result of this kind of parental behavior?
a. A basic sense of mistrust
b. Shame and self-doubt
c. Guilt
d. Stagnation of her development
e. An absence of intimacy as an adult
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Ans .......D ..... if she is not praised for doing right and only poked for doing wrong the child may get depressed and develop negativity which may delay development i feel .......
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i think B shame and self doubt
as she is pointed out the wrong and punished for it so shame
but not appreciated for right so self doubt as she does not know the right thing but knows only what is wrong!
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Great question!!!

It could be any of B, C, D or E. I pick B as well.


Could you give us the answer and explanation.
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Ans D . . . . but i m not sure
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i would choose B.......
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I would like to go with option B)
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will go with D...
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B is the correct answer
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