This guide will assist you with your AFM 6640 course. Use the GOLD TABS to navigate the guide.
This course will define what is meant by family crisis, identify some of the major theoretical frameworks for studying families and crisis, consider major lifestyle transitions, and explore the major catastrophic crises families face. It will also examine prevention resources and strengths that enable families to deal with crisis more adequately.
Although the Libraries and Learning Commons are currently closed*, WilmU Librarians are still available to help you with your research needs. Library instruction and research consultations are available by Zoom web conference and by phone. You can Chat with one of the library staff or send an email for a quick question. If you have a more in-depth research need, please complete the consultation request form linked below.
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Wilmington University Library. (2020, June). AFM 6640: Families and crisis guide.
[Revised by M. Jones: December, 2020]