2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

SWK 420 Gender Issues for Helping Professionals

Examines institutionalized gender socialization, current gender issues and controversies, feminist theory for understanding behavior, and guiding principles and practices for helping professionals. Students encouraged to develop heightened self-awareness about their gender-related attitudes and values for functioning as a helping professional. May be taken for under-graduate or graduate credit. Prerequisites: SWK 270 or junior status.