Structure & Dynamics of the Family   [Archived Catalog]
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Spring Addendum

COUN 2010 - Structure & Dynamics of the Family

This course provides theoretical and phenomenological overview of the changing nature of family structures and dynamics through lifespan and intergenerational perspectives. The course explores the dynamics of human systems, processes in adaptation, and integrative approaches in systems interventions. The course emphasizes case description, historical and developmental perspectives, theoretical models in systems formulations, and integration of cultural and social structures in contextual dynamics. 3 credit(s)