SW 6240 DSM V: Balancing Strengths and Differential Diagnosis

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to prevalent psychiatric disorders using the DSM-5. Understanding the DSM categories, along with the combination of bio-psycho-social causes for the diagnostic labels, is a vital part of treatment planning and, ultimately, providing effective services.

Course details

Term: 
Fall 2020
Section: 
60
Class Nbr: 
74767
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Aug 17, 2020 - Nov 25, 2020
Meeting times: 
TBD
Cohort: 
Social Work: Advanced Standing (MSW) - Fall 2019 Cohort
Social Work: Foundation (MSW) - Foundation Track - Fall 2018 Cohort

Course delivery

Location: 
Blackboard (eLearning)

Blackboard is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

Instructor(s)

Rebecca Dickinson

Enrollment information

Cohort members may request to enroll through Continuing and Distance Education. Enrollment is limited and offered as part of a cohort program. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Questions?
Rita Gutman

Continuing and Distance Education

(319) 273-2504