PROTECTING ELDER ADULTS

Post Discussion: Why Should They be Protected?   Aging does tend to make people more vulnerable physically, socially, and sometimes emotionally. At the same time, however, we know that individuals have different competencies even as they age. (Moody & Sasser, Read More …

Poster Presentation 

Ground students must complete a poster to present. Online students must complete an 8- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation. Both modalities must include the following:   Abstract, including the research question Prior research: literature review Purpose Methods Expected conclusions References 3 Simple Read More …

Statistical Analysis Presentation

Present a PowerPoint slide presentation or a written report (you do not have to do both) depicting your analysis of historical juvenile crime data for a specific category of crime, or criminal issue. As an alternative to PowerPoint, you can Read More …

Reality Meets the Theoretical

In Chapter 4 of the text, our author talks about risk factors and protective factors. Select a juvenile of your choice or one that we have already studied (such as Greg Ousley, Colt Lundy, or Paul Gingerich from the video Read More …

Conflicting Roles in the Forensic Setting

Correctional psychology is a specialty area within the field of forensic psychology. Work in this setting can present specific challenges for evaluators and treatment providers. For example, a psychology professional working in a corrections facility might serve in dual roles Read More …

Final Report- ethics and aging

As you studied ethics and aging over the past eight weeks the ideals of paternalism and autonomy were frequently parts of the discussion.   Choose one of these ideals and write a 4 – 5 page paper that describes the Read More …

Individual learning differences questions

Describe a learning context of interest—for example, learning a foreign language, studying for an exam, or remembering names at a party. Feel free to use an example from one of the other assessments in the course. Describe the types of Read More …