SW 611 - Social Work in Health-Related Settings
(3 cr.) This advanced MSW course focuses on the roles and functions of social workers in a rapidly changing health care industry. A strengths-based, family-centered and culturally sensitive approach to assessment and intervention with diverse populations in a variety of health care settings is presented. Explored are a range of interventions from prevention and health promotion to end-of-life care and critically evaluate how ethical dilemmas and the interdisciplinary environment influence the implementation of these practice interventions. This course or SW 614 is required for those with a specialization in Health/Mental Health/Substance Abuse. Prerequisite: SW 502, SW 503; Every Other Year, Spring

Spring 2017