A critical examination of the theoretical bases of social work practice. Students will compare and contrast a range of theories used in social work practice and learn to effectively apply these theories to problem situations. Students will learn various theories used at micro, mezzo, and macro levels of practice.
Social Work Practice with Individuals (APS‑329) Year 4 standing
Social Work Practice with Individuals
This course explores the theories and methods of social work practice with individuals. Topics to be covered include: theories pertinent to social work practice with individuals, working with individuals from diverse populations, the development of professional relationships, understanding intervention roles, and the process of intervention (engagement, assessment, intervention, termination, and evaluation).