OT 331: Psychosocial Studies and Group Process II

Course Description This course is the continuation of OT 330. It continues to integrate theory and practice in the psychosocial setting. The students further explore the frames of reference, terminology, and diagnoses utilized, and integrate the interview, evaluation and treatment techniques available, pharmacological information, and current ethical and social issues regarding mental illness and other psychosocial issues. Analysis of modalities and the development of group treatment designs are incorporated into the coursework. Level I fieldwork experiences for this course include observation of and participation in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with mental illness and other psychosocial issues.
Prerequisites OT 330
Credits 3