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SPC5536 Individual Development and Family Life Cycle B

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This course focuses on the phase-specific, holistic process of development from adolescence to the end of life. A biopsychosocial perspective is applied to the areas of cognitive, emotional, and relational development. Contemporary family life is explored through the in-class use of the family genogram and through discussion of multicultural family patterns and the “family body.” Sources include McGoldrick, Erickson, Kegan, Cook-Greuter, and Ram Das.



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