Week 4 Review Tabula Rasa- "blank slate", Innate goodness, Acculturation, Assimilation, Genotype vs. Phenotype. Diversity- many definitions Understanding perspectives other than your own. Mutual respect for qualities and experiences that are different from your own. Differing from one another; distinct. Conceptual Frameworks for Studying Families Family systems theory: ecological, embedded systems, wholeness, interdependence, feedback. Family systems perspective graph Family strengths framework: commitment, appreciation and affectio, positive communication, time together, spiritual well- being, ability to cope with stress. Couple and Family map (Circumplex model)- cohesion: separateness and togetherness, disengaged, connected, cohesive, enmeshed. flexibility: stability and change, rigid, structured, flexible, chaotic. Communication: moves families between extremes. Generate examples- movies/personal/fictitious. Stressors/events that impact these. Cohesion: disengaged, enmeshed. Flexibility: chaotic, rigid. Youtube video. Plus/Delta Feedback Watch clips of Little Miss Sunshine to study different aspects of a family.