Discussion – Psychological Theory
Read the following to prepare for this week’s discussion and assignments:
o Wilmshurst Chapter 1
o Wilmshurst Chapter 14
Book–Wilmshurst. L. (2005). Essentials of Child Psychopathology. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons
Video—Shallhorn, C. (2012, April 8). 01 History and Approaches: Perspectives: A Quick Overview. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBqxiOgfunA
1. Compare and contrast two psychological theories addressed in Wilmshurst Chapter 1 and the online presentation: History and Approaches: A Quick Overview.
2. Culture: Research and provide detailed information on another culture (other than your own). Review the role of culture in the assessment of child clients. (There are examples in the text). Be sure to use an additional resource other than the course text. What role will your moral code/faith play in understanding the culture of others and respecting the client?