Summer Social Work Course
As noted in the MSW Program Director's letter, we will be offering a course this summer, available both to students and alumni. It is entitled: SW 588 Advanced Generalist Social Work Practice. It will provide clinical licensing hours in the areas of Differential Diagnosis (20 hours), and Clinical Intervention Methods (25 hours). Information on this course can be found at: http://www5.stcloudstate.edu/registrar/courseschedule/Results.aspx?loc=All&yrtr=20151&subj=SW&cou=Gra&eTime=All&lTime=All.
SW 588 –Advanced Generalist Social Work Practice develops advanced generalist social work skills through a survey of the major concepts and practices in contemporary counseling and therapy. It will inform students of multiple theories that are widely considered the underpinnings of the counseling profession, and teach them key techniques, including assessment processes, from each approach. It will address some ethical and professional considerations. It will help the students to utilize their own strengths and sense of self to create a personalized therapeutic style.