Ch 11: Families & Family Issues

About This Chapter

This chapter of video lessons is designed to help you make sense of family behaviors and relationships. Learn about the consequences of family conflicts, as well as strategies for coping with unhealthy family behavior.

Families and Family Issues - Chapter Summary

This chapter begins with an introduction to the family life cycle and types of family systems. Also discussed are challenges faced by many families, like divorce, blended families, and family violence. By chapter's end, the instructors will also have taught you about:

  • The consequences of conflict in the family
  • Strategies for coping with unhealthy family behaviors
  • Where to find help dealing with family problems

Our short video lessons, which are taught by experienced and knowledgeable instructors, are designed to expedite the learning process for busy students and teachers. Each lesson is also available in transcript form. Additional features include online self-assessment quizzes, as well as video tags that allow you to revisit major points of the lesson without having to re-watch the entire tutorial.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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