SW 872 Advanced Clinical Interventions with Children, Youth, and Families (Fall: 3)

Prerequisite: SW 762
Corequisite: SW 933 or permission
Required of Clinical Social Work students in the Children, Youth and Families Field-of-Practice Concentration; elective for others.
An advanced clinical course focused on the development of specific intervention skills utilized with children and their families. Clinical practice skills in individual, family, and group treatments highlight prevention and intervention strategies that promote self-efficacy and resiliency. Specific skills include parent management training, parent-child interaction therapy, solution-focused therapy with children, adolescents, and their families, trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, and group therapy with children. Course structure will utilize experiential skills labs to promote student skill acquisition.
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Last Updated: 16-JAN-13