REH 230: Introduction to Youth Studies.
3 hours, 3 credits. Historical and contemporary influences on youth development and youth work. Development of practice based on ecological, resiliency, and systems theory. Topics include establishing relationships, working with groups, problem solving from a strengths perspective, issues relating to cultural diversity. Overview of youth work professional issues, with emphasis on ethics, values, and professionalism.
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