Human Services - Spring 2018

Intro to Family Systems — 3155
HUS 1280 – 3 credits
Jesse P. Zeiders

Students will examine the systems theory approach to family organization and functioning, integrating the theory and beginning clinical interventions used in working with families. Topics include the family life cycle, family structure, assessment techniques, family crises, and parent-child interaction. Corequisite: ENG 1510 or Eligibility: ENG 1530; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Generalist Practice Skills — 3293
HUS 1410 – 3 credits
Jesse P. Zeiders

Students will be introduced to the fundamental skills, techniques, and strategies used in the helping professions. Students will develop and practice each step in the case management process from engagement to termination. Utilizing a systems framework, students will learn to interview and assess client needs, identify community resources, and apply problem solving strategies and evidence-based interventions. Students will further explore the legal and ethical responsibilities of the practitioner, and demonstrate documentation skills involved in service planning. Students will learn to present in a case conference and explore methods for evaluating client success and helper effectiveness. Corequisite: ENG 1530 and Prerequisite: HUS 1210 (not required if pursuing the Certificate in Addictions Counseling). Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am