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The Role And Influence Of The Family

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Students in this course will examine the complexities of family dynamics and juvenile offenders. Students will explore topics related to prevention, development, and rehabilitation

This undergraduate-level course is 5 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Rehabilitation & Treatment Approaches

    • Discuss rehabilitation through evidence-based treatment approaches.
    • Explain prevention and early intervention in juvenile delinquency.
    • Investigate treatment approaches of delinquency.

    Role and Influence of Family

    • Determine extrafamilial and family risk factors associated with delinquency.
    • Analyze cognitive, social and emotional risk factors.
    • Define social roles and impact of families on delinquency.

    Family: Developmental Models of Delinquency

    • Analyze theories and models related to delinquency.
    • Identify individual risk factors related to delinquency.
    • Examine antisocial behavior and its affects on the family.

    Replacement of Family with Delinquent Activity

    • Evaluate the theories and demographics of gangs as a replacement for family.
    • Analyze the relationship between drugs, alcohol, and delinquent behavior replacing family.
    • Discuss youth human trafficking and other dysfunctional family environments as a replacement.

    Dysfunctional Families: Delinquent Violence

    • Identify the forms of violence perpetrated by juveniles.
    • Review the models and perspectives on juvenile psychopathy.
    • Analyze the research on juvenile violent crime.
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