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*Updated 8/2/2021

19:910:502 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Hutchinson, E. D. (2018). Dimensions of Human Behavior: The Changing Life Course (6th ed.). Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications. (ISBN: 9781544339344)

Moore, W. (2011).  The Other Wes Moore: One name, two fates.  New York: Spiegel & Grau Trade paperbacks.  Random House.  (ISBN: 978-0-385-52820-7)

19:910:504 Social Welfare Policy and Services I

Stern, M. J & Axinn, J. (2018). Social Welfare: A history of the American response to need (9th ed.). NY: Pearson.

19:910:506 Diversity & Oppression

No books required 

19:910:505 Research I

Required Workbook (not applicable for online sections)

  1. Holcomb, Z.C. & K. S. Cox, Interpreting Basic Statistics: A Workbook Based on Excerpts from Journal Articles (8th ed.). Taylor and Francis.

  • You are required to obtain 8th edition.

Required Textbook

  1. Rubin, A., & Babbie, E. (2013-2016, Print date is 2014) Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: Essential Research Methods for Social Work, 4th Edition. Belmont, CA: Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning. ISBN-13: 978-1305101685, ISBN-10: 1305101685

  • Use of MindTap is optional.

Supplemental Textbook

  1. American Psychological Association (2020). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (7th ed.) Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

19:910:507 Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis

American Psychiatric Association.  (2013).  Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, (5th Ed.) Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.

NOTE: Students registered for the course will have access to the DSM 5 manual online.

Gray, S.W. (2016). Empowerment series: Psychopathology: A competency-based assessment model for social workers. Cengage: Boston, MA.

Pomeroy, E  (2015).  The clinical assessment workbook: Balancing strengths and differential diagnosis, (2nd ed.) Pacific Grove, CA:  Brooks/Cole-Thompson Learning. 


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