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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

PSY 120 - Psychology of Parenthood

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
Presents an overview of the Psychology of Parenthood, focusing on the parent-child relationship and the crucial role that parents play in the development of children. Included are the various types of parenting in contemporary America, family systems research, child behavior management and interpersonal communication with the family. Current parenting issues such as nutrition, child care, sex education, substance abuse and childhood stress are covered.