Author(s): Maureen Neihart, PsyD; Sally M. Reis, PhD; Nancy M. Robinson, PhD; Sidney M. Moon, PhD, editors
Written by leading scholars in the field of gifted education, this book examines such key issues as peer pressure and social acceptance, resilience, delinquency, and underachievement. It summarizes research on special populations, including minority, learning-disabled, and gay and lesbian gifted students. (About the book…)
Upon completing this course, you will have:
- An understanding of the recent research on the social and emotional needs of gifted children.
- An understanding of Dabrowski’s Theory as it applies to gifted children and adults
- Knowledge of risk factors associated with the social and emotional development of gifted children.
- Comprehension of gender differences as they relate to gifted children
- A general understanding of protective factors as they relate to the social and emotional well-being of gifted children
Course fee does not include the book, which must be purchased directly from the publisher (Prufrock Press): Order the book…
Accredited by: American Psychological Association
Exam details: 50 multiple choice and true/false questions
Publication details: Prufrock Press