Behaviour Management and Crisis Intervention

Code: SOCS1260

Course description

This course is intended to teach students how to effectively respond to clients who are exposed to stress and uncertainty within a helping profession. Students will study effective strategies and techniques for the management of conflicts and communications in stressful situations. Best practices in care-giving situations will be studied, along with the impact of personal values, intuitional settings, and other factors on dysfunctional behaviour. Self-care and self-evaluation of the care giver is emphasized.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.