Problems of Children and Youth
This course provides the student with the understanding of the emotional, social, psychological,
and physical needs of children and youth. Emphasis is placed on the influences and responsibilities of
natural and surrogate parents and the nature and cause of the more common problems of children and youth.
Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to assist with problem prevention and common
problem resolution for these age groups.
Admission to Human Services Program and permission of instructor