Jun 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog

HSE 134 Introduction to Mental Health Systems

Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101 
3 credits

The purpose of this course is to offer students an opportunity to learn about the range of services and careers now available in working with people with serious mental illness. The course will provide a multidisciplinary approach: guest speakers will include mental health professionals, people recovering from mental illness, family members, and advocates working to improve the service delivery system. Students will learn about mental health agencies as part of their coursework. Course materials will primarily include articles, with ample availability of recommended readings.