CULTURE AND CHILDHOOD DISORDERS Name Institution Course Professor Date Culture and Childhood Disorders Culture Culture can be referred to be as the knowledge and the characteristics of a group of people encompassing their social habits language religion art among other factors. Culture can significantly impact the growth and development of a child. Impact of culture on childhood development comes in well as to communicate. In a nutshell the disorder can be management by behavioral management whereby the child can be taught how to socialize and effectively communicate. References Garralda M. E. & Raynaud J.-P. (2008). Culture and conflict in child and adolescent mental health. Lanham Md: Jason Aronson. Tseng W.-S. (2011). Handbook of cultural psychiatry. San Diego CA: Academic Press [...]
This unit you are exploring the topics of “Culture” and “Childhood and Adolescent Disorders” in more detail. Please answer all of the following questions. Culture Define the term “culture” and provide an example of the impact of culture on any aspect of child or adolescent development. Should cultural context be taken into account when studying children and adolescents? Why or why not? Childhood and Adolescent Disorders Choose one childhood or adolescent disorder from this unit’s reading, Childhood Disorders, and discuss this disorder by addressing the following questions. Identify the disorder and describe the main characteristics of this disorder, including the causes and symptoms. What is the most effective treatment(s) for this disorder? How can culture affect the disorder and/or the treatment of the disorder?