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FPSY 2002 Human Development: Childhood and Adolescence: Welcome & Course Readings

Welcome to your course guide

Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

FPSY 2002 Required Course Readings

The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Davila, J., & Levy, K. N. (2006). Introduction to the special section on attachment theory and psychotherapy. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 74(6), 989-993.

Horsley, K., & Ciske, S. J. (2005). From neurons to King County neighborhoods: Partnering to promote policies based on the science of early childhood development. American Journal of Public Health, 95(4) 562–567.

Kerns, K. (1994). A longitudinal examination of links between mother-child attachment and children's friendships in early childhood. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 11(3), 379–381. Link available in the Week 2 Resources section of the classroom.

Kindblom, J., Lorentzon, M., Norjavaara, E., Lönn, L., et al. (2006). Pubertal timing is an independent predictor of central adiposity in young adult males: The Gothenburg Osteoporosis and Obesity Determinants Study. Diabetes, 55(11), 3047–3052.

Purcell, L. (2005). Sport readiness in children and youth. Paediatrics & Child Health. 10(6), 343–344.

Stice, E. Presnell, K., & Bearman, S. (2001). Relation of early menarche to depression, eating disorders, substance abuse, and comorbid psychopathology among adolescent girls. Developmental Psychology, 37(5), 608–619.

Talashek, M. L., Norr, K. F., & Dancy, B. L. (2003). Building teen power for sexual health. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 14(3), 207–216.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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