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Childhood Victimization

Enrol in Childhood Victimization

Course Code: SOCI210

Childhood victimization can have long-term negative impacts and shape the way a person views the world and those surrounding them. Examine short and long-term effects of childhood victimization and gender related issues. Explore common myths regarding symptoms and the effects of childhood victimization. Gain an understanding of criminal and child welfare investigations, as well as relevant legislation and professional requirements related to reporting and documentation. Child development (ages, stages, capacities) and parental/guardian considerations are explored. Through a combination of lectures, case studies and discussions, you will develop the interpersonal skills necessary to listen to and to interview children and their families. Pre-requisite: Victimology: Theorhetical Perspectives

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Section: 01OL

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