Professional Associations Review


(Addresses Course Objective 1)  For this assignment, research each of the organizations below and write a one and a half page summary of its purpose/function/benefits and the resources it offers to members and general the public (if available).  NOTE:  These five brief papers must contain paraphrases of organization website content with proper APA source citations in-text and as part of an attached “Reference(s)” page and NOT content copied directly from the sites (the latter constitutes plagiarism and will void the assignment points and result in a course grade of “F” if multiple instances are detected).

This assignment is due in your Student Folder by 11:59 PM EST on Sunday of Week 2As with other written assignments, all work must be in compliance with university academic standards and formatting rules of the American Psychological Association (APA) – 6th Edition.

National Military Family Association (NMFA)

National Council of Family Relations (NCFR)

Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA)

The National Association for Child Development (NACD)

Child Life Council,

Course Objectives

Students successfully completing this course will demonstrate the following knowledge and skills:

1.  Describe advanced concepts concerning the processes of child and family development