SOCW 689: Clinical Practice with Older Adults

SOCW 689-001: Clin Practce with Older Adults
(Spring 2022)

01:30 PM to 04:10 PM T

Thompson Hall 2022

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Examines age-associated changes and challenges faced by older adults. Focus is strengthening assessment and intervention skills with older adults, their family members and caregivers within the community and long-term care facilities, determining the best standardized instruments to use, and developing effective questions for assessment. Attention is given to the resilience of elders, ethical issues and diversity. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: Completion of MSW generalist coursework (SOCW 600, SOCW 623, SOCW 644, SOCW 656, SOCW 659, SOCW 660, SOCW 671, SOCW 672, SOCW 673, SOCW 674), advanced standing, or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Social Work.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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