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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
Applied Psychology


LaRue Allen

Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs; Raymond and Rosalee Weiss Professor of Applied Psychology

Niobe Way

Professor of Applied Psychology

Norissa Williams

Clinical Assistant Professor