Intimacy Versus Isolation: Relationships itself is a wider study. The word is as simple to speak but in-depth it is very complicated and one has to handle with care. Erik Homburger Erikson was born on 15th June 1902 and demise on 12 May 1994, he was a German-American developmental psychologist and psychoanalyst known for his theory on the psychological development of human beings.
He had worked largely on social development and believed that there is always a central motivating theme in our lives during our development from birth till death. The central motivating theme changes with the growing phase of the human being. There are 8 phases of development and accordingly 8 central themes of life…
According to Erikson each stage and theme is challenging. But the interesting part is the handling of these challenges determines our capability and success (Intimacy Versus Isolation). If we handle it smartly then we are on the stairs of success as healthy individuals and if we do not handle the task then we face difficulties in our social relationships.