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Introduction to Child Psychology


Basic Child Psychology

There can be few more fascinating subjects than child psychology. To gain a deeper insight into the way children act and develop can be uniquely rewarding. Not to mention, pave the way for an incredible career. All over the world, child psychologists dedicate their careers to improving the lives of children of all ages. They provide an invaluable service for millions of families, who may be dealing with a variety of childhood developmental issues. The input and assistance of a capable psychologist can have a marked effect on a child’s long-term development. Perhaps even, their entire life as an adult.

This fascinating introduction to child psychology has been designed for anyone looking to explore basic child psychology. Explore the purpose, value and scope of child psychology, along with the responsibilities of the child psychologist and associated duties. Study a series of key stages of development and growth, the importance of the ongoing study of child development and the criticality of identifying and addressing issues at the earliest possible stage.



  • Discuss what  Child Psychology is
  • Analyze the difference between development and growth
  • Explore different stages of development in children.

Programme Content


  • What is Child Psychology?
  • Scope of Child Development
  • Development and Growth
  • Stages of Development
  • Areas of Development
  • Interrelationship among Various Areas of Development
  • Importance of the Study of Child Development

Target Audience

  • Teachers, health care staff, social workers and care providers pursuing their CPD
  • Anyone currently working with children
  • Parents and carers interested in improving their knowledge of child psychology
  • Individuals looking to enhance their CV


No prior knowledge is required to take this unit.


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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Course Duration 10 Hours
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