In this evaluation, you will ascertain the possible determinates of his or her behavior given what you have learned about the influences on a child such as family, peers, school, and community. You will review what type of role he or she may be playing in the family as well as in the school based on these dynamics. Keep in mind that this is an assessment of an individual in a community and not an introspective psychological type of assessment. Support your answers with information cited from at least two peer-reviewed academic sources and your textbook.
Choose a case study from the list provided, if you have not done that already. Present the case by explaining the child’s behavior in light of your understanding of the ecology of the child. Give special attention to the following: Family and social environment Economic circumstances Health care access Physical environment and safety Behavior Education Health Apply your knowledge of these indicators to explain possible determinates of various aspects of the stated behaviors in the case study.