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Graduate Course Details
Number SWK 845
Title Mental Health Policy and Services
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites SWK802
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 3417 1/21/16 - 5/9/16 R 1:40pm - 4:20pm LAFAYETTE (102) Christopher G Hudson

Description

After a review of the historical background, current mental health policies and trends will be discussed, with a focus on Massachusetts state and local systems. General frameworks for mental health programming including various preventive strategies and methods of financing and administering these programs will be studied.