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Understanding Youth Development: Promoting Positive Pathways of Growth

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About the Course:

This course explores the developmental processes and pathways of youth, describes desired adulthood outcomes, and examines critical ingredients necessary for positive adolescent development. It also provides a review of strategies that might help communities support the transition from adolescence to adulthood in young people.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Understanding Youth Development: Promoting Positive Pathways of Growth created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Family and Youth Services Bureau in 0.

Course Material Author

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Family and Youth Services Bureau

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about promoting positive youth development. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Become familiar with a conceptual model for understanding youth development.

  2. Define and describe individual and contextual factors that influence development.

  3. Be aware of and able to apply interventions discussed relating to the youth development process.

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Course Retired
Course Number 100831
3 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.44 out of 5
82 members have taken this course