(3 credits) 3 hours lecture
This course is designed to provide students with a framework for beginning to work with diverse families. The course will help students develop an understanding of the interactive influence of families, individuals, and society, as well as gain an appreciation of the diversity of family dynamics. Students will learn how to engage and assess families as well as apply effective interventions to support them in developing strengths.
Prerequisite: Social Work 1215 and 1216.