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SCWK 7762 Basic Skills in Clinical Social Work (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

An overview of interventions emphasizing the multiple roles of a clinical social worker. Emphasis is placed on basic skills of intervention with individuals, families, and groups using the Assessment, Relationship, and Treatment (ART) model. Special attention is given to interviewing skills, data gathering, and psychosocial formulations. Various clinical practice models will be reviewed, including the strengths perspective, brief treatment, supportive treatment, and cognitive behavioral treatment. Students will learn how to conduct and write a psychosocial assessment.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Required of all M.S.W. students.


Last Updated: 03-Feb-15