SWK 381 - Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Practice with Adults

Explores innovative community care approaches as well as emerging trends for working with persons with severe and prolonged mental disorder and substance abuse/addictions in the field of community mental health. Focuses on social work intervention using psychosocial rehabilitation approaches for individuals and families seeking services from public mental health agencies, emphasizing evidence-based best practices, and client-centered, recovery-oriented approaches.

Prerequisite(s): SWK major.

3 credit(s).

Last Term Offered: Spring 2016