SW-430 : Crisis Intervention

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Social Work
Subject:
Social Work
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An introduction to the various types of crisis situations practitioners may encounter. In addition, the course will offer various techniques and provide presentations on a variety of components needed to assist the student in understanding the concepts of crisis intervention. Crisis events can occur in a variety of ways, and as practitioners, how we deal with these events can make the difference between healing and hindrance. Emphasis will be upon a general understanding of the implications of techniques to modify, manage, and cope with crisis situations. 3 credits FULFILLS SKILLS INTEGRATION REQUIREMENT.