Sep 21, 2023  
Graduate Catalog 2009-10 
Graduate Catalog 2009-10 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BLS 5880 - Psychosocial Aspects of Disability

This course provides an understanding of the psychosocial factors that impact upon the integration into society of individuals with disabilities. It examines the philosophy of rehabilitation, major classifications and paradigms, common stereotypes, attitudes and their measurement, psychiatric disabilities, theories of adjustment, psychosocial losses, issues relating to sexuality, personal adjustment training, the role of the family, the use of effective interaction skills, and the stages of group process.

Credits: 2 hrs.

Notes: Open to Upperclass and Graduate Students.

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