Course description

Discuss the concept of resiliency and why it is so important in working with children and adolescents. You will examine risk and protective factors to inform strategies to build resiliency in children, families, and communities to positively affect children and adolescent mental health. 

Learner outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • discuss the basic concept of resiliency.  
  • describe risk factors and their impact on children and youth.  
  • explain how protective factors ameliorate risk of adverse outcomes in children and youth.  
  • develop strategies to assist children, families and communities to minimize risk and become resilient. 
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Section title
Child and Youth Resiliency
ON - Online
Nov 18, 2024 to Dec 13, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery options
Course Fee(s)
TXHI non-credit $369.00
Section Notes

•    Before your course begins, ensure your MyMRU account is activated. Step-by-step instructions for account activation can be found here. Once you have activated your account and have your MyMRU login information, you can log into your MRU Google account using your @mtroyal.ca email address and set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). Help with your Google account can be found here, and help setting up MFA can be found here.

•   Course content will be available on the D2L Brightspace Learning Management System (LMS) 3 days prior to the start date of your course. You must be logged in to your MRU Gmail account to access D2L Brightspace. Your instructor will be available on the course start date.

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