This online course provides an overview of how individuals can become addicted to others and relationships. It will examine the personalities of abusers and those who are abused. How individuals with complimentary personality disorders unite and form bonds will be examined. Object Relations Theory and how women and men are unconsciously drawn to abusive partners because of personality disorders caused by childhood abuse or neglect will be the focal point of this course. Students will learn how individuals with co-dependent personalities can become capable of breaking free from the cycle many get caught in. Textbook Required.
Principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) is a scientific approach to understanding behaviour that is widely used to promote behaviour change in individuals with ASD. In addition to basic terminology, students learn when and how to use these strategies appropriately. Students also learn how to access and interpret journal publications in the field of autism and applied behaviour analysis. This course has mandatory chats. Textbook Required.
NOTE: Acceptance into the Autism and Behavioural Science Graduate Certificate program is required prior to registering. Contact the program contact at 613-544-5400 ext. 1128 for more information.
*NOTE: Students wanting to register for a General Education course as part of their certificate or diploma program should make sure to receive formal approval from their Program Coordinator. It should be noted that some general education courses are too close to the vocational specializations of specific programs and are therefore excluded as an option for students. It’s therefore important to receive formal approval before registration.