SWK 840 - Health and Behavioral Health Policy in Disability Services
3 Credit(s) Building on policy analysis skills acquired in the introductory policy course, this course prepares students for practice with people in various disability settings by deepening the student’s substantive knowledge of health, mental health, substance abuse, and related disability policies and services. Students engage in policy implementation analysis and evaluation and learn how to participate in the policy-making process through legislative advocacy. Three lecture hours per week.
Pre-requisites: SWK 722 or SWK 797 .