Cognitive Development, Trauma and Loss - Children's Mental Health Focus

Code: OLRN1417

Course description

Learners will determine the effects of trauma on cognitive development of infants, children and adolescents. Students will also identify those children with trauma histories in order to limit the potential triggers within the therapeutic environment. The theories of loss and grief, as these relate to the infant, child and adolescent population will be explored throughout the course.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $455.85
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: The Boy who was Raised as a Dog Author: Perry, Bruce and Szalavitz, Maia Publisher: Basic Books Edition: 2017 ISBN: 9780465094455

Textbook title: Children and Loss Author: Pomeroy, E. and Garcia RB Publisher: Oxford Press Edition: 2011 ISBN: 9780190616274

Textbook title: The Body Remembers Author: Rothschild, B. Publisher: Norton and Company Edition: 2000 ISBN: 9780393703276

Host college: SF

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.