handbook-of-giftedness-200

Handbook of Giftedness in Children: Psycho-Educational Theory, Research, and Best Practices (Home Study CE Course)

$90.00

There is a hidden population of special needs children – the gifted and talented – and their teachers, parents, and other professionals are often not well equipped to respond to their unique academic and developmental needs.

Product Description

Author(s): Steven I. Pfeiffer, editor

There is a hidden population of special needs children – the gifted and talented – and their teachers, parents, and other professionals are often not well equipped to respond to their unique academic and developmental needs. The Handbook of Giftedness in Children brings together leading experts from the fields of psychology and education, combining theory and applied empirical research on numerous crucial topics. It focuses on social and family contexts, and evidence-based strategies and interventions offer solid guidelines on assessment, curriculum design, and encouraging and nurturing talent – from preschool through adolescence. (About the book…)

Upon completing this home study course, you will be able to:

  1. Describe the major conceptions of giftedness
  2. Apply best practices in gifted identification
  3. Explain why certain characteristics of the gifted increase their risk/vulnerability
  4. Create a comprehensive treatment plan for a gifted child with social, emotional or behavioral problems
  5. Predict which gifted children are at risk for educational underachievement/failure
  6. Compare the different curriculum and instruction designed for the gifted
  7. Utilize a family systems model in counseling the gifted child with psychiatric problems
  8. Write a multi-dimensional treatment plan for a gifted child in counseling
  9. Describe how introversion and shyness may develop in gifted children
  10. Describe and discuss multi-potentiality

Course fee does not include the book. Order it directly from the publisher (Springer) using the following link for a 20% discount: Order the book

CEs: 10
Accredited by: American Psychological Association
Exam details: 60 multiple choice, true/false questions

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Handbook of Giftedness in Children: Psycho-Educational Theory, Research, and Best Practices (Home Study CE Course)”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Share This

Let your friends know about SENG!