SERVICE LEARNING FOR HUMAN SERVICES: INTRODUCTION AND COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP
Determine the service learning framework: investigating community dynamics, leadership strategies, skills and opportunities. Explore the benefits of service learning. Assess the context of teamwork. Recognize the needs of the community, partnerships and collaborations. Prepare to implement an action project. Assess boundaries and ethical issues commonly found when providing service to various stakeholders. Apply reflective practitioner methods.
Prerequisites: 10-520-101 INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES, 10-550-110 UNDERSTANDING ADDICTION, 10-520-115 INTRODUCTION TO COUNSELING, 10-520-102 BOUNDARIES AND ETHICS IN THE HELPING PROFESSIONS, 10-520-108 METHODS OF SOCIAL CASEWORK and 10-520-140 GROUP COUNSELING METHODS.