SW 855 Clinical Practice with Children and Families: Assessment, Intervention, and Evidence-Based Practice (Spring/Summer: 3)

Prerequisite: SW 762
Corequisite: SW 932
Required of Clinical Social Work students.
An advanced clinical course intended to prepare students for effective practice with children, adolescents, and families. Building on foundation content, the course provides a comprehensive review of child and family development, reviews major theories and research literature concerning the evaluation and treatment of children and families, and examines how clinical social workers may effectively utilize evidence-based treatments to help youth and their families achieve their goals. Students will learn practice techniques of various evidence-based interventions.
The Department

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