Course descriptions are provided for available courses AND their prerequisites. View a list of courses offered during the Summer 2012 term.
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Multiple Faces of Trauma
SW494: Multiple Faces of Trauma Understanding and intervening with trauma theoretically and clinically is a critical skill for clincial social workers. The course examines trauma both interpersonal and communal in various contexts and in relation to various vulnerable populations: people at war, women, residents of violence-torn communities. Treatment of acute traumatic events, as well as the impact of persistent, developmental and historic trauma, is explored in adult populations. Students explore some of the theoretical and clinical controversies in the field and are asked to apply their learning to case situations. Prerequisite: SW421B. This course meets the requirement for a clinical practice elective.
- Course number: SW-494
- Credits: 3.00
- Academic Level: Graduate
- Currently Offered: Yes
- Course Type: Lecture