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SOCW 502 B - Brief Mot Interventions SU

Campus: Urbana-Champaign


This course prepares social workers to deliver brief interventions that build motivation for change among individuals that use substances. Students participate in hands-on skill development activities for two empirically supported treatments, Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) and Motivational Interviewing. Students are expected to reach beginning competency in delivering these two clinical models. Course Information: 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. Prerequisite: SOCW 400. MSW: Social Work - UIUC.

Special Instructions:

Course iMSW 2017 cohort and MSW campus students. Face to face dates/times will be: 6/16, 6/30, 7/7, & 7/21 from 9:00-4:00 PM in room 2023. **This course contains training activities that are funded, in part, by a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA Grant # TI 26046 awarded to Associate Professor, Doug Smith). This section will be randomized to one of two teaching conditions to allow us to test whether one teaching method is better than the other at improving students- skills to use an evidence-based treatment model called Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). Upon registration and also during the first week of class, the study will be explained to you and you will have an opportunity to consent to whether or not you want your data used in a research study. Eventually, you will also be allowed access to all teaching modules if you do not initially receive them during the study period. Because content in these

Academic Program Restrictions:

MENG:Mech Engineering Onl-UIUC MS: Aerospace Engr-Online-UIUC MS: Civil Engr - Online - UIUC MS:Mechanical Engineerng -UIUC NDEG:Grad Nondegree-CE-UIUC MSW:Social Work -UIUC

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Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Graduate

Credit: 4 hr

Term(s): Summer


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