SWRK 424 Mental Health and Illness (3 credits)

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Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)


Social Work : Symptoms of mental illness and approaches to the delivery of services and programs within various sites of care. Impact of stigma and the place of psychosocial rehabilitation. Biopsychosocial framework and effective practice models examined with an emphasis on policy and its implications for the delivery of services and programs.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Karen Hetherington (Fall)

  • Prerequisite: SWRK 326 is a prerequisite for the students in the 90-credit BSW program.

  • Corequisites: SWRK 320 or SWRK 326 is a co-requisite for the students in the 2-year BSW program

  • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U3 and 2-year BSW students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 482