HSV221L: Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities

Class Program
Credits 3 Lab Hours 0 Class Hours 3
This course introduces students to human services within the fields of mental health and developmental disabilities. Recent developments in the delivery of services that enhance the self-determination of individuals and families will be examined. Students will also be introduced to concepts and methods of family support, community membership, school inclusion, supported employment, stigma, peer support, and recovery. With guidance, students will be responsible for developing and presenting an individual learning project.