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Adolescent Development

Adolescence as a life stage. Physical, intellectual, social, & psycho-sexual development. Attention to youth from diverse racial/ethnic & socio-cultural backgrounds.Applications & implications for schooling & for prevention & intervention programs directed at psycho-social problems in adolescence will be discussed.Particular emphasis will be placed on neighborhoods, schools & families as contexts of, & important influences on development.
Course #
APSY-UE 1272
Units
4
Term
Fall, Spring
Department

Professors

LaRue Allen

Raymond and Rosalee Weiss Professor of Applied Psychology; Chair, Department of Applied Psychology

larue.allen@nyu.edu

Niobe Way

Professor of Applied Psychology (On Leave 2019-2020)

niobe.way@nyu.edu

Norissa Williams

Clinical Assistant Professor

nja238@nyu.edu