SOWK 654-091 PSYCHOPATHOLOGY Provides extensive knowledge of the major forms of mental illness and their treatment. Develops competence in multi-axial assessment by mastering the accepted diagnostic code, DSM-IV TR. Provides skills in development of appropriate and contemporary treatment plans. Explores the factors associated with mental illness such as age, race, ethnicity and gender. Prerequisites: Concentration status or permission of department. Three hours per week.
SOWK 410-612 SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE III Third of three practice courses preparing students for a generalist approach to social work. Expands basic knowledge, values, ethics and skills, with emphasis on macro level problem solving and problem advocacy. Prerequisite: SOWK 400, 405,406 and 416. Corequisite: SOWK 407, 408 and 417. Three hours per week.