Eagerness in psychology refers to a state of enthusiastic anticipation, excitement, or willingness to engage in activities or pursue goals. It represents a positive and proactive attitude characterized by a strong desire for achievement and personal growth. Eagerness is an essential aspect of motivation and can significantly impact an individual's behavior and well-being.
Early adolescence is defined as a period dominated by the goal of achieving emotional separation from parents and the conflict of separation versus reunion. Early adolescence is moreover, the period of psychosocial development that begins with the onset of puberty and ends around 18 years of age, often with graduation from high school.