2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

SOCW 613 Advanced Generalist Rural Practice 1

Provides students with practice models compatible with an ecological systems perspective and with skills for working with individuals, families, and groups in rural communities. This is a clinical course with special emphasis on counseling addicted family systems within the complex rural environment. Content includes heavy emphasis on the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Code of Ethics, social work and addictions licensure, and the legal, ethical, and professional standards in the practice of clinical social work and addiction counseling. Prerequisite: SOCW 611 or Advanced Standing status or permission of the advisor of department chairperson. Open only to SOCW students or permission of the director of department chairperson.