[PSYC 305] Applied Developmental Psychology
This capstone seminar is an advanced exploration of the various ways developmental theory and research promote positive developmental outcomes in individuals and their families and communities. The course focuses on the application of developmental and clinical psychology in applied interdisciplinary settings such as schools, hospitals, medical clinics, and group practices. Topics addressed will include research-theoretical and clinical-practical approaches to preventing developmental psychopathology and to enhancing the lives of children and families whose health is compromised by physical, social, or emotional challenges. May include some field experience.
Applied Developmental Psychology
Fulfills Domain/Capstone Requirements
Prerequisites: Psychology 100, 162, and 210 or 215; Psychology 250 or 252 and an introductory health and society course strongly recommended.