Adult Personality Reaction
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Human Reactions

Traffic LightThe Personality Traffic Light is a way of understanding how human beings react to each other. The Traffic Light contains three elements. They describe us and our reaction as a parent, an adult or as a child. They show our reaction to other people and to the circumstances around us. Let us consider this human reaction which is maybe not evident to us. The adult personality reaction is necessary for survival as it processes data and computes the information essential for dealing effectively with the outside world. For example, when you try to cross a busy highway, your adult reaction comes to bear upon that situation. You automatically estimate the speed and distance of the cars approaching you from several directions. You hesitate until you are sure that you can make it safely to the other side.✞

The Wonder of the Mind

In conversation, this personality reaction also comes to the surface. You are asked a question or someone makes a statement to you. Your mind prompts you with the facts from other experiences you may have had. You therefore accept, deny or do not react to the original statement on those grounds.

"Adult Personality Reaction"
by Ron Meacock © 1982 - 2017

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