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Graduate Course Details
Number SWK 889
Title Partnerships for Families: An Interprofessional Approach
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites Admission to the MSW Program or permission of the MSW Program Coordinator; course intended for professionals working in relevant practice area

Description

""Helping professionals"" - educators, social workers and nurses - will share perspectives and learn new ways of working effectively with children and their families in school settings. Drawing on the knowledge bases and resources of each field and using a family-centered approach, participants will increase their understanding of family processes, cultural contexts and strategies for promoting professional-family partnerships.