SW 817 (1ON) - Understanding Suicide

Understanding Suicide

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2020 - E-term I (08/10/2020 - 10/02/2020)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 16736
The focus of this course is to better understand the public health problem of suicide, with particular emphasis on prevention, intervention and postvention approaches. Students will gain an understanding of suicide epidemiology and underlying theory, as well as risk and protective factors for suicide. In addition, this course will outline public health approaches and evidence-based practices for suicide prevention. Students will develop skills in assessment and management of suicide risk, intervention and treatment techniques with suicidal individuals as well as postvention approaches to dealing with suicide loss.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed majors in section: SOCIAL WORK MCH, SOCIAL WORK OL, SOCIAL WRK AD O
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/10/2020 10/2/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE