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SCWK 8858 Clinical Practice in Schools (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

An advanced clinical course that provides a comprehensive overview of the necessary skills to prepare students for effective communication with teachers and school personnel as well as with diverse families on issues related to assessment, building family partnerships, family-based treatment, and multicultural issues. The course reviews assessment and use of state-of-the-art diagnostic testing instruments. Given the relationship between school social work and special education, students will be exposed to the diverse populations served in schools and learn how to engage in practice with children with a variety of issues, including learning, physical, behavioral, developmental, neurological, and emotional disabilities.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: SCWK7762

Cross listed with:

Comments: Elective


Last Updated: 05-Feb-15