SWRK 463 Social Work Practice with Older Adults (3 credits)

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Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)


Social Work : An introduction to gerontological social work practice and the roles of social workers in a variety of settings.Themes include: the strengths of older people, families in later life, retirement, caregiving, death of a spouse or partner, institutionalization, end of life care, economics and aging, community care and services and resources for older adults.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Myra Giberovitch (Winter)

  • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U3, 2-year BSW and U3 non-Social Work students