Given the current pressure to reform US health care and contain its costs, how might health psychologists and/or research in the field of health psychology be helpful during the development of future policy? Also, how could/will you use the information you learned in this course to shape your own health practices?
In a brief essay, explain the comprehensive intervention model and describe your own perspective.
How can the early childhood educator balance the trend toward increasingly academic tasks in early childhood with the use of play? Please give specific examples.
How has policy and legislation impacted the increase in academic-centered early childhood classrooms? Are there other education trends and issues that have affected the increase in academic expectations in early childhood?