Course: EPC 664. Neuro-Developmental, Emotional and Behavior Disorders (3)
The course provides a knowledge base of the etiology and characteristics of major neuro-developmental, emotional and behavior disorders in children and youth, as well as an understanding of current evidence-based interventions in the schools. Students will be introduced to the ecological factors in the development of common disorders, including biological bases, and family, school, peer, community and school influences. Information learned will be used as guidelines for identifying children in the schools who need treatment. Lab fee required.