2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 06, 2022  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SWK394: Trauma and Intervention

3 Credit(s)
In this course students examine the historical and current trends of assessment and intervention with children, adults and families with traumatic issues. An examination of assessment themes and models of intervention are presented and discussed. Larger systemic concepts such as the impact of societal violence are explored. Special attention is given to the role of trauma within vulnerable populations with a focus on survivors of war and combat. The role of the social worker in working with persons with traumatic histories, especially present day veterans is also addressed.