Social Work Module ImageThis module will describe the role of a clinical social worker who provides assessment, diagnosis, and management plans for children and adults with a developmental disability and their families as a member of an interdisciplinary team.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the mission of practice in social work
  • Identify the assessment tools and strategies typically used by social workers
  • Describe how intervention decisions are made
  • List intervention strategies that are typically employed by social workers
  • Describe the unique role that social work contributes to an interdisciplinary team

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