Description
Topics in Geriatric Mental health
Course examines common mental health issues experienced by older adults. Issues covered will vary from quarter to quarter on topics such as dementia, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, loss, psychopharmacology and physical illness that causes decline in mental functioning. Biopsychosocial assessment and effective treatments will be addressed along with the role of social support and implications for caretaking. May be repeated for credit when topics vary.
Details
Grading Basis
A-F Grade/Audit Option
Units
2
Component
Lecture - Required
Offerings
Course
SOWK 583
Academic Group
General
Academic Organization
Social Work & Sociology
Campus
College Place
Course
SOWK 583
Academic Group
General
Academic Organization
Social Work & Sociology
Campus
Billings
Course
SOWK 583
Academic Group
General
Academic Organization
Social Work & Sociology
Campus
Missoula