Social Work

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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SWK 385
Title Social Services in Mental Health Settings
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites Junior/Senior status
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1680 1/25/16 - 5/9/16 M 7:00pm - 9:20pm LAFAYETTE (117) Eve I Noss
S1 1681 1/25/16 - 5/9/16 M 7:00pm - 9:20pm LAFAYETTE (117) Eve I Noss

Description

This course offers a broad introduction to social work in the field of mental health including work in institutional and community-based settings. Major policy considerations in the delivery of mental health services are addressed as well as a variety of intervention strategies. A major emphasis is on the social worker's role in the mental health field and as a member of an interdisciplinary team with other mental health professionals. Three lecture hours per week.