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PSY9007 Introduction to School-Based Program

Course Description

This workshop is taken in Phase II prior to a student beginning the school-based experience. Students will be oriented to the organization and dynamics of working in a school-based setting. The politics of working with children and adolescents in the schools will be addressed including the legal and ethical issues inherent in the schools. Training will be conducted regarding consultation with school personnel and parents. Information regarding assessment and treatment planning in the school system will be conducted. Introduction into the specialized recordkeeping and procedures of the school-based program will be implemented.

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