PSYC 392 - CHILDREN, PSYCHOLOGY, & LAW
Role of clinical and developmental psychologists and of behavioral science research at all levels of the juvenile court system. Abuse and neglect proceedings; family law courts; delinquency courts. Topics may include juvenile violence, substance abuse, therapeutic jurisprudence and restorative justice, effects of divorce, posttraumatic stress syndromes, child witness and child testimony research.
There are no prerequisites listed for this course.
Three courses in psychology required.