HUS 101 Introduction to Human Services

An introduction to social welfare systems and their functions as they relate to social needs and problems within the political, social and economic contexts. An overview of the history and development of social welfare systems, the range of current social services and the knowledge and skills necessary for responding to human needs.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25619 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Jakab 3

Bangor
26090 M 09:00AM-11:45AM Hunt 3
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25620 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Jakab 3

Ellsworth/Hancock
26136 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Sapien 3

Rockland
26142 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Carty 3

Saco/Biddeford
(VC Broadcast Class)
26024 M 04:00PM-06:45PM Giroux 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
T 09:00AM-11:45AM Jakab 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25621 Bath/Brunswick

27795 Bethel

27796 Bucksport

27797 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

27798 Deer Isle

27799 East Millinocket

27800 East Sullivan

27801 Ellsworth/Hancock

27802 Farmington

27803 Fort Kent

27804 Greenville

27805 Houlton

27794 Hutchinson Center

27806 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

27807 Lewiston-Auburn

27808 Lincoln

27809 Machias

27811 Mount Desert

27812 Newport

27813 Presque Isle

27814 Rockland

27810 Rumford/Mexico

27815 Saco/Biddeford

27816 Sanford

27817 Sherman Station

27818 Skowhegan

27819 South Paris

27820 Wiscasset

 

WEB
25276 Jakab 3

Video Conference
M 04:00PM-06:45PM Giroux 3
26025 South Paris

HUS 125 Chemical Dependency

This course introduces the student to basic information concerning chemical addiction. Covered are the psychological and physiological effects of alcohol and other abused drugs, the nature of addiction, and substance abuse as a family condition. Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups and programs and treatment modalities are addressed.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
25622 F 04:00PM-06:45PM Watkins 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
25623 F 04:00PM-06:45PM Watkins 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
F 04:00PM-06:45PM Watkins 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25625 Bath/Brunswick

27853 Bethel

27854 Bucksport

27855 Calais

27856 Deer Isle

27857 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis

27858 East Millinocket

27859 East Sullivan

27860 Ellsworth/Hancock

27861 Farmington

27862 Fort Kent

27863 Greenville

27864 Houlton

27852 Hutchinson Center

27865 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

27866 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

27867 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

27868 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

27869 Lewiston-Auburn

27870 Lincoln

27871 Machias

27873 Mount Desert

27874 Newport

27875 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

27876 Presque Isle

27877 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

27878 Rockland

27872 Rumford/Mexico

27883 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

27879 Saco/Biddeford

27880 Sherman Station

27881 Skowhegan

27882 South Paris

27884 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

27885 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

27886 Winthrop

27887 Wiscasset

 

WEB
25277 Adams 3

HUS 130 Developmental Disabilities

Explores the physiological, educational, psychological, and familial characteristics of developmental disabilities for children and adults. Mental retardation, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autistic disorder and other disabilities will be presented within current and historical contexts regarding public attitudes, diagnostic criteria and services.

Bangor
26092 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Hunt 3

WEB
25684 Clark 3

HUS 134 Cultural Competence in the Helping Professions

This course familiarizes students with the theoretical and practical components of cultural competence. By understanding the elements of multicultural helping, students will develop a foundation for working with a variety of issues and populations. Topic areas will include the nature of prejudice, racial and ethnic identity, individual and collective worldview and the study of specific cultural groups. Practical strategies and cultural self-awareness will also be emphasized as essential to effective intervention with clients.

WEB
25278 Lemay 3

HUS 160 Perspectives on Infants, Toddlers and Young Children

An introduction to the nature and needs of young children. Developmentally appropriate methods of caregiving will be studied. Interpersonal skills needed for working with young children and their families will be developed through discussion and role playing. Descriptions of services for young children will be presented by professionals working in the field.

WEB
25685 Clark 3

HUS 204 Practicum

Students practice advanced skills relevant to a particular human services concentration area by completing 10 competencies under professional supervision at a selected agency or program.Students attend a weekly seminar in addition to 16 hours per week at their field placements. Prerequisite: Open to HS majors; COL 214

WEB
27752 Abbott 6

HUS 212 Case Management

Building upon an understanding of the social systems model, this course examines the various approaches to case management in mental health and social service settings. Content areas address history and concept stages of engagement, assessment, planning, linkage, coordination. advocacy, disengagement and organization supports. Prerequisite: HUS 101

Bangor
26094 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Lane 3

Rumford/Mexico
26151 T 01:00PM-03:45PM Line 3

WEB
25279 Jakab 3

 

HUS 215 Introduction to Therapeutic Activities

An introductory course for health care professionals working with clients in institutional and community settings. The course covers a theoretical approach to therapeutic activities including recreational, occupational and remotivational programs. Characteristics of clients will be addressed with attention given to development of programs to meet individual and group needs. Prerequisite: PSY 100

Augusta
28444 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Wing 3

HUS 218 Community Mental Health Care

An overview of the community mental health care movement. Emphasis will be upon contemporary community mental health care, particularly services offered in the State of Maine. Course format primarily consists of a series of prominent speakers, panel discussions, and dialogues. The principles of psychosocial rehabilitation and the individual support planning process are primary topics of the course. Prerequisite: PSY 100

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25627 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Leonard 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25628 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Leonard 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Leonard 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25629 Bath/Brunswick

27943 Bethel

27944 Bucksport

27945 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

27946 Deer Isle

27947 East Millinocket

27948 East Sullivan

27949 Ellsworth/Hancock

27950 Farmington

27951 Fort Kent

27952 Greenville

27953 Houlton

27942 Hutchinson Center

27954 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

27955 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

27956 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

27957 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

27958 Lewiston-Auburn

27959 Lincoln

27960 Lisbon Falls - Delayed Viewing

27961 Machias

27963 Mount Desert

27964 Newport

27965 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

27966 Presque Isle

27967 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

27968 Rockland

27962 Rumford/Mexico

27974 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

27969 Saco/Biddeford

27970 Sanford

27971 Sherman Station

27972 Skowhegan

27973 South Paris

27975 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

27976 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

27977 Wiscasset

 

WEB
28957 Leonard 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.

HUS 220 Child Mental Health

An interdisciplinary applied course that expands on the physical, emotional, intellectual and social growth processes. Addresses positive mental health and explores prevention, detection and rehabilitation programming. Prerequisite: PSY 101.

Bangor
26096 T 01:00PM-03:45PM Hunt 3

Ellsworth/Hancock
26141 W 06:00PM-08:45PM Sapien 3

HUS 221 Adolescent Mental Health

An interdisciplinary applied course which integrates physical, emotional, intellectual and social aspects of adolescent development. Explores prevention, detection and rehabilitation programs. Emphasis on interrelationships of the physiological, psychological and cognitive systems. Prerequisite: HUS 220 or permission

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
25633 TH 09:00AM-11:45AM Ellis 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
25634 TH 09:00AM-11:45AM Ellis 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
TH 09:00AM-11:45AM Ellis 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25635 Bath/Brunswick

27979 Bethel

27980 Bucksport

27981 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

27982 Deer Isle

27983 East Millinocket

27984 East Sullivan

27985 Ellsworth/Hancock

27986 Farmington

27987 Fort Kent

27988 Greenville

27989 Houlton

27978 Hutchinson Center

27990 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

27991 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

27992 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

27993 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

27994 Lewiston-Auburn

27995 Lincoln

27996 Machias

27997 Madawaska - Delayed Viewing

27999 Mount Desert

28000 Newport

28001 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

28002 Presque Isle

28003 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

28004 Rockland

27998 Rumford/Mexico

28010 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28005 Saco/Biddeford

28006 Sanford

28007 Sherman Station

28008 Skowhegan

28009 South Paris

28011 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

28012 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

28013 Wiscasset

 

HUS 222 Psychosocial Rehabilitation

Examines the basic principles of psychosocial rehabilitation with focus on client assessment planning, intervention, and rehabilitation services. Psychosocial rehabilitation approaches are applied to mental health and social services systems. Prerequisite: HUS 101 or HUS 218

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25637 M 04:00PM-06:45PM Harper 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25638 M 04:00PM-06:45PM Harper 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
M 04:00PM-06:45PM Harper 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25640 Bath/Brunswick

28015 Bethel

28016 Bucksport

28017 Calais

28018 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

28019 Deer Isle

28020 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis

28021 East Millinocket

28022 East Sullivan

28023 Ellsworth/Hancock

28024 Fairfield

28025 Farmington

28026 Fort Kent

28027 Greenville

28028 Houlton

28014 Hutchinson Center

28029 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

28030 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

28031 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28032 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

28033 Lewiston-Auburn

28034 Lincoln

28035 Lisbon Falls - Delayed Viewing

28036 Machias

28038 Mount Desert

28039 Newport

28040 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

28041 Presque Isle

28042 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

28043 Rockland

28037 Rumford/Mexico

28049 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28044 Saco/Biddeford

28045 Sanford

28046 Sherman Station

28047 Skowhegan

28048 South Paris

28050 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

28051 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

28052 Winthrop

28053 Wiscasset

 

HUS 229 Models of Addiction

(This course is crosslisted with PSY 229)This course will offer a comprehensive overview of the process of addiction. Identifying characteristics including physical, psychological/emotional and behavioral mechanisms and symptoms will be examined. The models will be applied to identification and treatment of addiction in general, including special populations. Prerequisite: PSY 100

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25868 F 01:00PM-03:45PM O'Brien 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25872 F 01:00PM-03:45PM O'Brien 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
F 01:00PM-03:45PM O'Brien 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25873 Bath/Brunswick

28056 Bethel

28057 Bucksport

28058 Deer Isle

28059 East Millinocket

28060 East Sullivan

28061 Ellsworth/Hancock

28062 Farmington

28063 Fort Kent

28064 Greenville

28065 Houlton

28055 Hutchinson Center

28066 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28067 Lewiston-Auburn

28068 Lincoln

28069 Machias

28071 Mount Desert

28072 Newport

28073 Presque Isle

28074 Rockland

28070 Rumford/Mexico

28075 Saco/Biddeford

28076 Sanford

28077 Sherman Station

28078 Skowhegan

28079 South Paris

28080 Wiscasset

 

HUS 232 Crisis Counseling

An introduction to crisis theories and an overview of various types of crises.Students will understand the nature of a crisis. Effective intervention skills and appropriate referral procedures are addressed from a crisis management perspective. Ethical, legal, and social issues will be discussed.Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission

WEB
25281 Lemay 3

HUS 233 Sexual Abuse and Trauma

Presents the experience of sexual abuse and trauma from the perspective of survivors, perpetrators and others involved. Treatment techniques and community responses involving both survivors and perpetrators are viewed within the context of various modalities. Prerequisite: HUS101 or PSY100

Bangor
26098 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Hunt 3

Bath/Brunswick
28561 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Line 3

WEB
25282 Linhardt 3

HUS 236 Foundations of Vocational Rehabilitation

Examines the vocational rehabilitation process, focusing on evaluation, planning, treatment and placement. Provides an overview of the historical, philosophical, theoretical and operational foundation of vocational rehabilitation, particularly as it applies to people with behavioral health problems and disabling conditions. Prerequisite: HUS 101

Rockland
26143 F 09:00AM-11:45AM Shattuck 3

WEB
25283 Jakab 3

HUS 263 Family Interactions

Presents issues and dynamics which affect family functioning. Family relations, stresses, and strengths are examined within the context of human service delivery systems. Both contemporary and historical influences are addressed from multicultural perspectives. Prerequisite: HUS 101 or permission

WEB
29066 McCue-Herlihy 3

HUS 305 Group Process

This course provides both an experiential and theoretical basis for the study of group dynamics and leadership styles. An overview of communication systems, individual role functions, group cohesion and group conflict are presented. Role playing, psychodrama and group facilitation techniques are considered for application in social service and rehabilitation settings. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or SOC 101

Augusta
(VC Receive Class)
29036 T 01:00PM-03:45PM Lacey 3

Bangor
26100 TH 09:00AM-11:45AM Lane 3

Bath/Brunswick
(VC Broadcast Class)
26032 T 01:00PM-03:45PM Lacey 3

Video Conference
T 01:00PM-03:45PM Lacey 3
26034 Ellsworth/Hancock
26037 Rockland
26036 Rumford/Mexico
26033 Saco/Biddeford
26035 South Paris

HUS 308 Assessment and Planning

This course presents models of assessment and planning in the context of clinical and rehabilitation settings. It will also familiarize students with a selection of methods, techniques, and instruments commonly used to assess client skill and support levels. The preparation of a collaborative support plan based on assessment data is required. Prerequisite: HUS 212 and MAT 100 or higher.3Cr

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25889 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Linhardt 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25890 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Linhardt 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
W 09:00AM-11:45AM Linhardt 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25891 Bath/Brunswick

28111 Bethel

28112 Bucksport

28113 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

28114 Deer Isle

28115 East Millinocket

28116 East Sullivan

28117 Ellsworth/Hancock

28118 Farmington

28119 Fort Kent

28120 Greenville

28121 Houlton

28110 Hutchinson Center

28122 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

28123 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

28124 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28125 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

28126 Lewiston-Auburn

28127 Lincoln

28128 Machias

28129 Madawaska - Delayed Viewing

28131 Mount Desert

28132 Newport

28133 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

28134 Presque Isle

28135 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

28136 Rockland

28130 Rumford/Mexico

28142 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28137 Saco/Biddeford

28138 Sanford

28139 Sherman Station

28140 Skowhegan

28141 South Paris

28143 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

28144 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

28145 Wiscasset

 

HUS 318 Adolescence, Substance Abuse and Criminality

This course integrates the study of adolescent development, alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependency, and criminality among adolescents and young adults. Case studies and group projects address problem definition, strategies for intervention, and rehabilitation issues. Prerequisite: An introductory social science, human service, or criminal justice course.(This course is cross-listed with SSC 318)

WEB
25284 Watkins 3

 

HUS 323 INFANT MENTAL HEALTH

Presents a multidisciplinary perspective on infant mental health (IMH). Practical applications of current research will be explored. Infant mental health dynamics and the primary attachment and care giving relationship(s) will be examined in depth. Topics include risk and protective factors, assessment, psychopathology, and early intervention and infant-toddler childcare practices. Prerequisite: HUS 220

WEB
29691 Sandberg 3

 

HUS 326 Chemical Dependency Counseling

Areas covered include treatment process, with emphasis on group process; counseling techniques and theory; and human development, with emphasis on adolescence, adulthood and counseling ethics. Prerequisite: HUS 125 or equivalent

Augusta
26473 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Adams 3

Bangor
26101 M 09:00AM-11:45AM Lane 3

WEB
25286 Watkins 3

HUS 328 Creative Development & Art for Young Children

This course provides an overview of how art and creativity influence young children and how early childhood educators, parents, and adults who work with children can assist in this process. Students will consider the important role art plays with children who may be handicapped or from a diverse background. This comprehensive introductory course includes an exploration of a variety of materials, activities, and projects that will stimulate creativity in children. Students will study artists and current children?s illustrators and review children?s books. Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission of instructor.

Bath/Brunswick
28562 T 04:00PM-06:45PM Clark 3

HUS 329 Science and the Project Approach for the Young Child

This course focuses on early science and discovery concepts relevant to youngchildren during the first six -eight years of life. It offers concrete suggestions about arranging the environment to provide rich opportunities for children to connect science and exploration to their own daily lives. The course meets the requirements of the State of Maine Early Learning Guidelines B-5 Teacher Certification and is designed to teach students effective strategies to recognize and promote science development in all young children. Psy 100 or permission of instructor. 3 Cr

WEB
25287 Zaremba 3

HUS 330 Interviewing and Counseling

Theory and practice of psychological interviewing for the purposes of gathering data and/or modifying human behavior including current theories and techniques of counseling and psychotherapy. Includes experience with interviewing and counseling techniques and the proper use of referral. Prerequisite: PSY 100

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
25895 M 07:30AM-08:45AM Giroux 3
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
25892 TH 07:00PM-09:45PM McCue-Herlihy 3

Bangor
26103 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Hunt 3
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
25896 M 07:30AM-08:45AM Giroux 3
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
25893 TH 07:00PM-09:45PM McCue-Herlihy 3

Bath/Brunswick
28563 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Desisto 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
M 07:30AM-08:45AM Giroux 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25897 Bath/Brunswick

28192 Bethel

28193 Bucksport

28194 Deer Isle

28195 East Millinocket

28196 East Sullivan

28197 Ellsworth/Hancock

28198 Farmington

28199 Fort Kent

28200 Greenville

28201 Houlton

28191 Hutchinson Center

28204 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28207 Lincoln

28208 Machias

28210 Mount Desert

28211 Newport

28213 Presque Isle

28215 Rockland

28209 Rumford/Mexico

28221 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28216 Saco/Biddeford

28217 Sanford

28218 Sherman Station

28219 Skowhegan

28220 South Paris

28222 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing



ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
TH 07:00PM-09:45PM McCue-Herlihy 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

25894 Bath/Brunswick

28147 Bethel

28148 Bucksport

28149 Calais

28150 Deer Isle

28151 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis

28152 East Millinocket

28153 East Sullivan

28154 Ellsworth/Hancock

28155 Fairfield

28156 Farmington

28157 Fort Kent

28158 Greenville

28159 Houlton

28146 Hutchinson Center

28160 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

28161 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

28162 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28163 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

28164 Lewiston-Auburn

28165 Lincoln

28166 Machias

28168 Mount Desert

28169 Newport

28170 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

28171 Presque Isle

28172 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

28173 Rockland

28167 Rumford/Mexico

28179 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28174 Saco/Biddeford

28175 Sanford

28176 Sherman Station

28177 Skowhegan

28178 South Paris

28180 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

28181 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

28182 Winthrop

28183 Wiscasset

WEB
30315 Grunder

 

HUS 331 Substance Abuse Counseling for Special Populations

This course is designed to familiarize students with diagnostic and counseling strategies which focus on the treatment needs of adolescents, the elderly, persons with mental illness, and persons with mental retardation. Both group and individual counseling techniques will be taught including methods for recovery and relapse prevention. Prerequisite: HUS 125 or PSY 229.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25994 T 07:30AM-08:45AM Adams 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
25995 T 07:30AM-08:45AM Adams 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
T 07:30AM-08:45AM Adams 3 *Meets one additional hour on the web.

Click Here for ITV Locations

25996 Bath/Brunswick

28224 Bethel

28225 Bucksport

28226 Deer Isle

28227 East Millinocket

28228 East Sullivan

28229 Ellsworth/Hancock

28230 Farmington

28231 Fort Kent

28232 Greenville

28233 Houlton

28223 Hutchinson Center

28234 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28235 Lewiston-Auburn

28236 Lincoln

28237 Machias

28239 Mount Desert

28240 Newport

28241 Presque Isle

28242 Rockland

28238 Rumford/Mexico

28243 Saco/Biddeford

28244 Sanford

28245 Sherman Station

28246 Skowhegan

28247 South Paris



WEB
28958 Adams 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.

HUS 332 Addiction & the Family

The course acquaints students with research findings and clinical data regarding the effects of addiction on various family systems. The conditions of co-addiction, codependency and family dysfunction are studied within the contexts of family systems and society as a whole. The development of the functional self as the foundations for healthy interpersonal relationships is explored. Prerequisite: HUS125 and PSY100 (This course is crosslisted with SSC 332)

WEB
25290 Adams 3

HUS 346E Perspectives of Adult Mental Health through popular film

An interdisciplinary course that expands on the physical, emotional, intellectual and social growth processes of adult mental health. Addresses positive mental health and explores prevention, detection and rehabilitative/treatment practices. Access to movies and/or films is critical to this course as it is using film to create a learning perspective for the application of mental health knowledge. Prerequisite: PSY 100

WEB
25295 Lane 3

HUS 349 Supervision in Human Services

Focusing on the essence of supervision in the context of social/human service organizations and practice, this course will explore a range of models of supervision as well as the roles, tasks, functions and processes of supervision, including issues of liability, stress and burnout. Prerequisite: HUS 212, and HUS 330 or HUS 305.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25999 F 01:00PM-03:45PM Burdick 3

Bangor
26105 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Long 3
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
26000 F 01:00PM-03:45PM Burdick 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
F 01:00PM-03:45PM Burdick 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

26004 Bath/Brunswick

28249 Bethel

28250 Bucksport

28251 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

28252 Deer Isle

28253 East Millinocket

28254 East Sullivan

28255 Ellsworth/Hancock

28256 Farmington

28257 Fort Kent

28258 Greenville

28259 Houlton

28248 Hutchinson Center

28260 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

28261 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

28262 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28263 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

28264 Lewiston-Auburn

28265 Lincoln

28266 Machias

28268 Mount Desert

28269 Newport

28270 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

28271 Presque Isle

28272 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

28273 Rockland

28267 Rumford/Mexico

28279 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28274 Saco/Biddeford

28275 Sanford

28276 Sherman Station

28277 Skowhegan

28278 South Paris

28280 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

28281 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

28282 Wiscasset

 

HUS 350 Mental Health & Aging

This course provides a comprehensive overview of the unique health and treatment needs of the psychiatrically ill, older adult. It will enable mental health care givers to provide age sensitive care in a variety of settings. Topics will include biological, social, psychological and physical aspects of aging, dementia, and major psychiatric disorders. Prerequisite: PSY 100

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
26006 T 04:00PM-06:45PM Jakab 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
26007 T 04:00PM-06:45PM Jakab 3

Rockland
26150 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Curran 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing allowed, no instructor permission needed.)
T 04:00PM-06:45PM Jakab 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

26008 Bath/Brunswick

28284 Bethel

28285 Bucksport

28286 Calais

28287 Deer Isle

28288 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis

28289 East Millinocket

28290 East Sullivan

28291 Ellsworth/Hancock

28292 Fairfield

28293 Farmington

28294 Fort Kent

28295 Greenville

28296 Houlton

28283 Hutchinson Center

28297 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28298 Lewiston-Auburn

28299 Lincoln

28300 Machias

28302 Mount Desert

28303 Newport

28304 Presque Isle

28305 Rockland

28301 Rumford/Mexico

28306 Saco/Biddeford

28307 Sanford

28308 Sherman Station

28309 Skowhegan

28310 South Paris

28311 Winthrop

28312 Wiscasset

 

HUS 352 Interventions for Families with Children

Interventions appropriate for young children and their families are explored. Social policy, chronic life conditions, and methods for empowering families are addressed. The family life cycle and multicultural perspectives are examined in the context of the school, the family, and the community. Prerequisite: PSY100.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
26010 W 04:00PM-06:45PM Clark 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
26017 W 04:00PM-06:45PM Clark 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed viewing OK, instructor permission required.)
W 04:00PM-06:45PM Clark 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

26019 Bath/Brunswick

28314 Bethel

28315 Bucksport

28316 Calais

28317 Deer Isle

28318 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis

28319 East Millinocket

28320 East Sullivan

28321 Ellsworth/Hancock

28322 Fairfield

28323 Farmington

28324 Fort Kent

28325 Greenville

28326 Houlton

28313 Hutchinson Center

28327 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28328 Lewiston-Auburn

28329 Lincoln

28330 Machias

28332 Mount Desert

28333 Newport

28334 Presque Isle

28335 Rockland

28331 Rumford/Mexico

28336 Saco/Biddeford

28337 Sanford

28338 Sherman Station

28339 Skowhegan

28340 South Paris

28341 Winthrop

28342 Wiscasset

 

HUS 356 Women's Mental Health

The course introduces undergraduates to important information about women.This course prepares students to articulate controversies related to culture andWomen's mental health and provides a background for a more gender-balanced view of psychology. Cultural factors that influence menial health and treatment for women are explored in relation to specific mental health topics, such as eating disorders, self-esteem, sexual assault, depression, sex bias in diagnosis, and feminist therapy. Prerequisite PSY 100 and HUS 218. 3 credits.

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25297 Linhardt 3

HUS 364 Human Rights Violation: Torture and Trauma

(This course is cross-listed with JUS 364 and SSC 364.)Human Rights refer to the basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled.To violate the most basic human rights, is to deny individuals their fundamental moral entitlements.The focus of the course will be on how the experience of intentional psychological and physical torture affect individuals, families and societies.We will discuss the short-term and long-term psychological, neurological, biological, social and disability-related consequences of torture and trauma.Prerequisites: PSY 100

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25336 Linhardt 3

 

HUS 362 LANGUAGE AND LITERACY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD

(Course is cross listed with PSY 362.)  This course is designed to teach students how to recognize and implement appropriate environmental strategies that support early literacy development and appropriate early experiences with books and writing. Emphasis is placed on speaking and listening, as well as reading and writing readiness. Prerequisites:  HUS 160 and PSY 302 or equivalents or instructor permission.

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29692 Sandberg 3

 

HUS 366 Grief Counseling

Regardless of the practice setting, mental health workers inevitably work with clients who are coping with loss, both death and non-death related, and grief reactions.This course will address the relevant knowledge and skill base needed to provide social work intervention to individuals and families coping with a range of loss experiences (normative and non-normative life transitions, divorce, physical health changes, foster placement, etc.) and death, dying and bereavement experiences.Prerequisites:HUS 330 3Cr

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25341 Linhardt 3

 

HUS 460 Pre-Internship Seminar

This seminar course is designed to enable students to identify, prepare for and complete a successful internship experience in mental health or human services. Students will learn to translate their accomplishments, abilities and attributes into professional goals and will learn strategies to implement these goals. Emphasis will also be placed on understanding organizational structures and cultures, and on developing communication and interpersonal skills essential for succeeding in a professional environment. Prerequisite: Senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services Program. Minimum Grade of "C" required prior to enrolling in Hus 461, Hus 462 or Hus 463.

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26106 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Samuelian 3
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26028 Bath/Brunswick

28374 Bethel

28375 Bucksport

28376 Caribou - Delayed Viewing

28377 Deer Isle

28378 East Millinocket

28379 East Sullivan

28380 Ellsworth/Hancock

28381 Farmington

28382 Fort Kent

28383 Greenville

28384 Houlton

28373 Hutchinson Center

28385 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

28386 Jackman - Delayed Viewing

28387 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28388 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing

28389 Lewiston-Auburn

28390 Lincoln

28391 Machias

28393 Mount Desert

28394 Newport

28395 North Haven - Delayed Viewing

28396 Presque Isle

28397 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing

28398 Rockland

28392 Rumford/Mexico

28404 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing

28399 Saco/Biddeford

28400 Sanford

28401 Sherman Station

28402 Skowhegan

28403 South Paris

28405 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing

28406 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing

28407 Wiscasset

 

HUS 461 Internship in Mental Health & Human Services

Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private sector agency for 16 hours a week per semester. Application of skills and knowledge provide the foundation for the course, including crisis intervention, case management and current best practices. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required. Students matriculated in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree must complete a total of 12 credit hours to fulfill the internship requirement for graduation. Prerequisite: Senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree and HUS 308, HUS 349 and minimum grade of "C" in HUS 460.

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25344 Lane 6

HUS 462 Capstone Internship in Mental Health/Human Services

Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private sector agency for 16 hours a week per semester. Application of skills and knowledge provide the foundation for the course, including crisis intervention, case management and current best practices. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required. Students matriculated in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree must complete a total of 12 credit hours to fulfill the internship requirement for graduation. Minimum Grade of "C" required in this course to meet degree requirements. Prerequisite: HUS 308, HUS 349, minimum grade of "C" in HUS 460, and HUS 461 or equivalent, and senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree

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25346 Samuelian 6

HUS 463 Capstone Internship in Mental Health & Human Services

Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private sector agency for 32 hours a week for the semester. Application of skills and knowledge provide the foundation for the course, including crisis intervention, case management and current best practices. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required.Students matriculated in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree must complete a total of 12 credit hours to fulfill the internship requirement for graduation. Minimum Grade of "C" required in this course to meet degree requirements.CR 12 *Students may take HUS 461 and HUS 462 for a total of 12 credit hours over two semesters or take HUS 463 for one semester for a total of 12 credit hours. Prerequisite: HUS 308, HUS 349, minimum grade of "C" in HUS 460, and senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree.

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25347 Lemay 12