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Gain a better understanding of children's behavior and developmental stages
This online course gives you all the knowledge of child psychology.
You will gain practical insights and learn to understand children better. The lessons offer a lot of professional knowledge and are also very pleasantly written. When you have completed the home study, you will have enough knowledge in-house to have a grounded discussion about upbringing instead of just expressing suspicions or drawing on your own experiences. And to also start his own practice as a child psychologist.
What exactly does a child psychologist do?
Child psychologists assess and treat children and adolescents. They help children cope with stresses like divorce, death, and family or school transitions. Their clientele may include children with a variety of developmental issues, from learning disabilities to severe mental illness.
Five Stages of Child Development
- Newborn. During the first month of life, newborns exhibit automatic responses to external stimuli. ...
- Infant. Infants develop new abilities quickly in the first year of life. ...
- Toddler. ...
- Preschool. ..
Is a child psychologist a doctor?
Psychologists have a doctoral degree in an area of psychology, the study of the mind and human behavior. They're not medical doctors. A psychologist can have a PhD in philosophy or a PsyD in clinical or counseling psychology.
What's the difference between a child psychologist and a child psychiatrist?
Psychiatrists have a medical degree along with advanced qualifications from residency and a specialty in psychiatry. They use talk therapy, medications, and other treatments to treat people with mental health conditions. Psychologists have an advanced degree, such as a PhD or PsyD.
What can you do with the online Child Psychology education?
The Child Psychology program trains you for a recognized diploma and takes you through the basic principles of child psychology. In this way you gain more insight into the behavior of children and you learn to understand this behavior better.
Learn about children's behavior
Children's behavior is sometimes a mystery. One minute everything is fine, the next they are stamping their feet across the room. You learn how certain behavior of children arises and how you can deal with this.