2015 - 2016 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

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CMSW 1327 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Treatment Modalities with Special Populations
This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Introduces the most commonly used and accepted treatment methods in the mental health and mental retardation field. Explores the role of the social service worker and treatment modalities utilized in the outpatient, inpatient, and day treatment areas as they apply to different special populations. (3 Lec.)


CMSW 1353 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at EFC

Family Intervention Strategies
This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Overview of professionally recognized family intervention systems. Topics include theorists in the field and personal awareness. Family assessments and working with the family as a system, in selecting health care services. The intergenerational concepts are introduced. (3 Lec.)



Academic Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.

WECM Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.


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