Loading...

Course Description

This course examines the impacts of chronic illness on the development of young children. Theoretical frameworks and current research from developmental paediatrics are explored and critically evaluated. Specifically, young children's adaptation to illness and hospitalization will be analyzed through case study examples and problem solving exercises. The role of the child life specialist and evidence-based practice is addressed with particular emphasis on interventions aimed at ameliorating the impact of illness.

Requisites

Prerequisites: CCLD 342 or CYC 605

Relevant Programs

Loading...

Course Sections

Class Number
5135
Type
LEC
Dates
Jan 13, 2020 to Apr 18, 2020
Delivery Options
Online  
Compulsory Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $606.05 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information