2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 22, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

REHB 605 - The Individual, Family and Rehabilitation

Credits: Three (3)
This course provides an understanding of individual development, the family life style, communication patterns, family and relational dynamics, systems theory, and interventions for appropriate use of family resources. Focus is given to developing specialized skills for working with individuals and families of disability and to appreciating the critical issues related to relationships in the rehabilitation process. An overview of family therapy theories is presented to add to the knowledge of family dynamics and development. In conjunction with course content, discussion, and assignments, students will demonstrate they are thinking, feeling, and acting critically, ethically, and culturally to strive for effective rehabilitation counseling practice.