UT Dallas 2014 Graduate Catalog

HDCD6310 - Parent Education

HDCD 6310 Parent Education (3 semester credit hours) Skills needed by professionals to assess parents' strengths, resources and needs as well as to assist parents in understanding and promoting their children's development and adjustment. Includes effective communication techniques, basic counseling skills, and strategies to enhance parental effectiveness within the family and community. Prerequisites: BBSC majors only and department consent required. (3-0) Y