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Course Details

Course Code: PSYC630 Course ID: 4049 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course offers an in-depth analysis of crisis and trauma events, survivor responses and needs, and competent strategic interventions. A theoretical approach draws on systems and developmental constructs to provide an assessment and intervention model that is both holistic and integrated within particular environments. Unique crisis events are addressed, including sexual assault, domestic violence, disasters (both natural and man-made), service provider stress, complicated bereavement, child abuse and neglect, and school crises.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Graduate learners successfully completing this course will:

CO1: Delineate individual and group similarities and differences in crisis and trauma experiences
CO2: Examine historical and contemporary crisis theory, assessment, intervention and recovery models.
CO3: Differentiate interventions delivered at the scene, including triage and stabilization.
CO4: Articulate phases of survivor and service provider recovery
CO5: Apply assessment and intervention strategies to crisis case vignettes
CO6: Construct a literature review of scholarly publications focused on a course relevant topic of interest.

Graduate learners successfully completing this course will:

CO1: Delineate individual and group similarities and differences in crisis and trauma experiences
CO2: Examine historical and contemporary crisis theory, assessment, intervention and recovery models.
CO3: Differentiate interventions delivered at the scene, including triage and stabilization.
CO4: Articulate phases of survivor and service provider recovery
CO5: Apply assessment and intervention strategies to crisis case vignettes
CO6: Construct a literature review of scholarly publications focused on a course relevant topic of interest.

Book Title:Crisis Intervention Handbook, 4th ed. (E-book available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780190201050
Publication Info:Oxford University Press Lib
Author:Yeager, K. and Albert Roberts
Unit Cost:$40.70
 
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 
Book Title:Strategic Interventions for People in Crisis, Trauma, and Disaster (E-book available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780415950718
Publication Info:Brunner/Mazel, Inc. Lib
Author:Everstine, Diana / Everstine, Louis
Unit Cost:$58.00
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.