Courtship dating core seminar
I define “emotional purity” in the same way that popular homeschool writers have: it is the idea of “guarding your heart.” This sounds all noble and righteous and everything but in this context is really just a facade for fear. It was Josh Harris in and the Ludy’s in several of their books that popularized the idea that everytime you fall in love or get “emotionally attached” to someone, you give away a piece of your heart. Pride because suddenly you are better than everyone else. I am still uncomfortable hugging one of my best friends who is a guy because we were taught never to hug or have physical contact, even innocent, with a guy. We were taught never ever ever to be alone with a guy because it could look bad.
Theories of child, spouse, and elder abuse in the family setting.
Emphasis on historical, psychological, sociological and legal trends relating to physical, emotional, and sexual abuse.
Introduction to methods for prevention and remediation.
Overview of the major issues in Maternal, Child, and Family Health in the U. It will employ the core disciplines of public health -- 1) epidemiology/biostatistics, 2) environmental health, 3) health policy and administration, and 4) social and behavioral health -- to examine these factors.
The course introduces specific issues and interventions and places these issues and interventions within their broad sociohistorical context.Normal development and psychopathology in the family system.