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HDFS 610 - Risk and Resilience

  • 3 credits

Factors influencing risk for poor developmental outcomes and resilience despite risks or adversities. Risk and resilience are presented as developmental processes influenced by ecological factors residing in families, schools, and neighborhoods.

Textbooks and Materials

Please check the CSU Bookstore for textbook information. Textbook listings are available at the CSU Bookstore about 3 weeks prior to the start of the term.


Lilyana Ortega
Lilyana Ortega

Dr. Ortega is an assistant professor in the HDFS department. She has been at CSU for two years but previously taught at the University of Maine and CU Boulder. Dr. Ortega’s research interests include evaluation of prevention and intervention programs for high-risk youth and restorative justice approaches.