2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Bulletin
SW 417 Social Work in Mental Health 4 cr.
  • Offered: Contact department for information
  • Prerequisites: BSW program admission, junior standing or instructor's permission.
  • Bulletin Year: 2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Bulletin
An elective course that deals with social work functions within psychiatric settings. This course will include theoretical concepts, yet is designed for practical social work applications. Three distinct social work involvement stages will be addressed: preadmission/admission screening procedures, interdisciplinary treatment team planning and discharge planning. Both community-based and institutional care will be emphasized.