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Why Young Adults Get Stuck:
Intrinsic Motivation vs. Learned Helplessness

The Struggling Young Adult The Pain of Being Stuck Why Young Adults Get Stuck
From Paralysis Community, Relationship, Love Heron's Gate (Full Speech)

In order to move the struggling young adult forward, we need to understand the underlying psychological processes that paralyze their drive for self-actualization. In this segment, Dr. Silver explores how nurturing the young adult’s sense of autonomy, competence and relatedness help build a powerful intrinsic motivation and the resilience necessary to take on life’s demands.