MPF 612 Family Violence in Forensic Psychology

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The course is designed to provide a critical overview of family violence from a bio-psychosocial perspective. Topics included in the course will include the meaning, nature, and types of family violence. There is also coverage on the theories explaining inter-personal hostility, aggression and violence among family members along with the consequences of violence. Finally, there is also a discussion of family violence in a cross-cultural context.