SOCIOLOGY/SOCIAL WORK SOCW 485-486-487. Social Work Internship The internship provides an opportunity to operationalize concepts learned in class and provides the vehicle to help integrate knowledge and skills for the beginning social worker. The intense supervision and seminar help the student become more aware of one’s role in the helping profession. ~A HELM Course~ 3/6/9 credits. SOCW/CRJS 313. Crisis Intervention This course is designed to enable students to develop effective crisis intervention strategies. The theories and skills taught prepare students to deal with crises they will face in their careers. Students will learn to identify potential crises, deescalate situations and provide appropriate crisis interventions in a variety of situations. Sophomore status or above. 3 credits.
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