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APSY 7511 Alt Strat Children/Org Vio (Summer: 3 )


Course Description

This course will cover theoretical and practical knowledge of educational, psychosocial and therapeutic strategies for culturally appropriate mental health work with child survivors of organized violence, oppression and human rights violations with recognition of the social structural context within which the children suffered and the families and communities to which they are returning. A child-right based approach of the methodologies will be applicable into both psycho-social programs and educational contexts in the United States and international settings. Also discussed is efficacy of the alternative strategies and how this can best be measured with quantitative and qualitative techniques.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Maryanne Loughry, Visiting Scholar and CHRIJ

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 07-Dec-13