D413 – Children, Family and Law (Co-taught by Erikson and Loyola faculty)
This is an interdisciplinary, one-week summer course for social workers, educators, lawyers, psychologists, child development specialists, and child advocates. Through intensive, interactive seminars, the course offers a wide-ranging exploration of a critical issue facing children. Examples are the legal, ethical, and psychosocial issues in severing family ties, in children of divorce, and in adoption. Erikson faculty co-teach the course with Loyola University Chicago faculty from the School of Law, School of Education, School of Social Work, and the Department of Psychology.