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2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SWK 871 - Social Work with Elders and their Families

3 Credit(s) This elective addresses the experience of normal aging and the challenges associated with the transition into aging. Discussions include the role of family members in relation to the elderly family member, the impact of illness and disability on both elders and caregivers, and prevention and treatment of elder abuse.
Pre-requisites: Permission of the MSW Program Coordinator; course intended for professionals working in relevant practice area.