SOW6655: Child Welfare and Social Work Practice 3

Description: This course will examine the role of social work practice in the child welfare system. Special emphasis will be placed on the etiology of child maltreatment as well as an analysis of interactive systems. Students will develop skills and knowledge associated with effective practice in the prevention of child maltreatment and intervention in cases of abuse and/or neglect. Students will engage in consultation of the research associated with child welfare policy and procedures, child maltreatment and intervention in cases of abuse and/or neglect