Capacity Building and Knowledge Exchange in Addictions and Mental Health

Code: OLRN8520

Course description

Building the capacity in individuals, families, and the community in early identification and intervention in addictions and mental health, is essential in providing integrated service and supports. This course examines theory and practice of knowledge exchange (KE) and capacity building including current research, networks, and effective and efficient processes to bring theory to practice. Students design and develop a product that may be used in education and capacity building.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN8430
Corequisites: None

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Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.