This course will focus on casework practice and management for health care workers. Students will gain an understanding of the specific roles and responsibilities of community health workers, particularly those working in Aboriginal communities. Students will learn how to apply theory into practice and look at casework examples and conduct an assignment with a community health worker. Students will learn about the administrative responsibilities of community health workers including developing competencies in office management, scheduling, recording and reporting, clinical and ethical decision-making as well as communicating with colleagues and supervisors. Students will learn the importance of self-care and implementing a wellness plan, to prepare them for their own professional careers. This course will address the legacy of physical and sexual abuse in residential schools, including intergenerational impacts. 2016/10/08-2016/10/16 Lecture Days to be Announced, Times to be Announced, Room to be Announced (more)...