Nov 18, 2018  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog Archived Catalog

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LSPSY 350 Psychology of Parenthood

6 Credits

This study of psychology and parenthood includes such topics as: biological and evolutionary consideration; psychological experience of pregnancy and childbirth; parental roles of the mothering person and the fathering person; and the psychological influences of parents on children and children on parents. The emotional needs of parents and children, parental responsibilities and satisfactions, the family as a system, intergenerational considerations (e.g., grandparents), the one-parent family, and marriage without children are also studied.

Prerequisite(s): LSPSY 200 .

Open to Liberal Studies Degree students only.

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