SW 975 (1ON) - Theory and Practice of Family Therapy

Theory & Prac Family Therapy

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2019 - E-term II (10/14/2019 - 12/10/2019)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 15572
This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to the theory and practice of family therapy. Major approaches to be examined include structural, strategic, systemic, brief, narrative family therapy, and social constructionism. Students have an opportunity to present cases they are currently working with in their internships and are able to practice family therapy techniques with the use of a team coaching them from behind a one-way mirror.
Only listed majors in section: SOCIAL WORK MCH, SOCIAL WORK OL
Instructors: Susan Lord

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
10/14/2019 12/10/2019 Hours Arranged ONLINE


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