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Applied Human Behavior
Term : Summer 2023
Catalog Year : 2022-2023

AHB 450 - Practice And Intervention


Description: This course explores the theories, developmental principles, and treatment modalities related to human relationships, trauma, and interventions. Students are exposed to the prevalent theories and treatment for families and partners experiencing domestic violence and abuse, learn in-depth about the most current DSM-V diagnoses, distinguish between acute trauma and post-traumatic stress diagnoses, and best practice interventions. Students are challenged to perceive the trauma experience through a holistic lens, evaluating the societal norms and resources afforded individuals experiencing different types of crisis and trauma. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Spring 2024

Prerequisite: Senior status and any course that satisfies NAU's Junior Level Writing Requirement