Social Work Internship

Curriculum

Students in each discipline have the option to choose additional courses from a list which is specific to their field. The training may include additional clinical experience, readings from a reference list appropriate to the student’s goals and individual seminars with faculty or staff. The curriculum topics for the social work internship are listed below:

  • Adherence Concerns
  • Adolescence
  • Anxiety in Pulmonary Patients
  • Assessment of Asthma Patients
  • Assessment of Cystic Fibrosis Patients
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches
  • Changes in the American Healthcare System
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Child Health Organizations/Resources
  • Clinical Interventions with Asthma Patients and Families
  • Clinical Interventions with Cystic Fibrosis Patients and Families
  • Death and Dying
  • Depression in Chronic Illness
  • Eating/Feeding Problems
  • Economic Issues in Health Care
  • Ethical Issues
  • Family Issues in Asthma
  • Family Issues in Cystic Fibrosis
  • Group Dynamics
  • Human Development and Chronic Illness
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration
  • Parenting
  • Personality Functioning
  • Pregnancy in Cystic Fibrosis
  • Psychodynamic Theory
  • Psychosocial Issues in Chronic Illness
  • Research Design
  • Social Work in Health Care
  • Systems Theory/Organizational Change
  • Therapy Skills