SW 808 (1ON) - Mental Health Aspects of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

Mental Health Aspects of IDD

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2021 - E-term IV (03/22/2021 - 05/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 56138
Students will 1) develop an understanding of the mental health aspects of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities (IDD), 2) understand the challenges in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions in people with IDD, 3) understand specific clinical presentations as well as treatment and support adaptations for mental health problems in individuals with IDD, 4) gain insight into the application and adaptation of evidence based and evidence informed practices when working with individuals with IDD and co-occuring mental health conditions and their systems of support and 5) understand the role of social work in supporting individuals with IDD and mental health conditions in various practice contexts.
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Only listed majors in section: SOCIAL WORK, SOCIAL WORK ADV, SOCIAL WORK MCH, SOCIAL WORK OL, SOCIAL WRK AD O
Instructors: Andrea Caoili

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
3/22/2021 5/13/2021 Hours Arranged ONLINE