Social Work with the Aging | Spalding University Catalog

SW-502: Social Work with the Aging

1-3 credit hours
In this course, learners gain knowledge, skill, and understanding of the social issues social workers encounter when working with aging clients, their families, and communities and organizations that serve them. This course focuses on the interrelatedness of the biological, social, and psychological dimensions of behavior across the lifespan. Emphasis is placed on ethnicity, gender, and multi-cultural issues in relation to aging clients' needs.

Required level:Senior

social work students only.