Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Psychosocial Palliative Care

Social Work 4770 Psychosocial Palliative Care
An examination of the social, psychological and spiritual issues faced by people who are dying, and the knowledge, values and skills needed to effectively support them, their families and friends. Emphasis is placed on the importance of a team approach in providing holistic palliative care. The course content is relevant to studies in the human services, education and health care fields.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Gerontology 4770
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences