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SOWK 768 - Crisis Intervention

Class Session: Monday, May 14, 2018 - Thursday, June 21, 2018

Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit

Instructor: Susan Parlier


Course Description

This course is designed to introduce social workers and other human service professionals to crisis theory and intervention models for response to a variety of individual, family, and community crises. This course focuses on crisis theories, the tasks associated with crisis care, methods of intervention and the responses to specific crises.


General Information

On-campus comments: Students will be required to participate in online meetings via Adobe Connect on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:45-9:00 p.m. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first session. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect. For more important information about this course and special requirements that may not be listed here, visit the Distributed Learning course listing.


Course Delivery Type

A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.

(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).


Course Materials

See course syllabus for materials information.


Syllabus Information

Enrolled students will be able to view in Blackboard.


Assignment Information

Enrolled students will be able to view in Blackboard.


.Video Streaming Assistance.

Information on technical requirements and getting started with video streaming is available here.


Information is accurate as of June 23, 2018, 2:06 pm (Subject to change)

Special Fee Notification

Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.



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