4Basic Physical Needs This includes the need for Food Drink Oxygen SleepWarmthSensory pleasureMaternal behaviourand Sexual Desire.If people are denied any of these needs, they may spend long periods of time looking for them.
5#6. Safety and Security Needs Basic Physical Needs
6Safety and Security Needs Once a persons basic needs have been met, their next concern is usually forsafety and security,freedom from pain,threat from physical attack andprotection from danger.
7Safety and Security Needs Basic Physical NeedsLove and Social Needs#8. Love and Social needsSafety and Security Needs
8Love and Social needs These include: a sense of belonging the need for social activitiesfriendships and the giving and receiving of love.
9Love and emotional needs Esteem needs#10. Esteem needsLove and emotional needsSafety and Security NeedsBasic Physical Needs
10Esteem needsThis includes the need to haveself respect (involves the desire to have strength, confidence, independence, freedom and achievement) andesteem of others (involves having prestige, status, attention, recognition, reputation and appreciation from other people).
11Yes Self actualisation needs Self-esteem needs Love and emotional needsSafety and Security NeedsBasic Physical Needs
12Self actualisation needs This is the development of and realisation of a persons full potential.all the other needs in the pyramid have to be achieved before a person can reach this stage.Yes
13Final thought‘Health is complete physical, mental and social well-being and not just the absence of disease or infirmity1946 World Health OrganisationCopy of Maslow's Pyramid of Needs .doc