Regular Session

5/20/13 - 8/23/13

HUS 318 Adolescence, Substance Abuse and Criminality

(This course is cross-listed with SSC 318)  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.

WEB
5522 Watkins 3

HUS 460 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.

WEB
03609 Lane 3

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 HUS 460.

WEB

03610 Hunt/Lane 6

HUS 462 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: HUS 308, HUS 349, HUS 460, and HUS 461 or equivalent, and senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree

WEB
03611 Hunt/Lane 6

HUS 463 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. 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, HUS 460, and senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree.

WEB
03612 Hunt/Lane 12

 



1st 7 Week Session

5/20/13 - 7/5/13

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 OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03726 MW 01:00PM-03:45PM Burdick 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03727 MW 01:00PM-03:45PM Burdick 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)

MW 01:00PM-03:45PM Burdick 3

Click Here for ITV Locations


03728 Bath/Brunswick                

04451 Bethel                        

04452 Bucksport                     

04453 Caribou - Delayed Viewing     

04454 Deer Isle                     

04455 East Millinocket              

04456 East Sullivan                 

04457 Ellsworth/Hancock             

04458 Farmington                     

04459 Fort Kent                     

04460 Greenville                    

04461 Houlton                       

04450 Hutchinson Center             

04462 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

04463 Jackman - Delayed Viewing     

04464 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

04465 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing   

04466 Lewiston-Auburn               

04467 Lincoln                       

04468 Lisbon Falls - Delayed Viewing

04469 Machias                       

04471 Mount Desert                  

04472 Newport                       

04473 North Haven - Delayed Viewing 

04474 Presque Isle                  

04475 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing    

04476 Rockland                      

04470 Rumford/Mexico                

04482 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing   

04477 Saco/Biddeford                

04478 Sanford                       

04479 Sherman Station               

04480 Skowhegan                     

04481 South Paris                   

04483 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing   

04484 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing  

04485 Wiscasset        

   

        

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)
03729 MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Watkins 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
03730 MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Watkins 3

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


Click Here for ITV Locations

03731 Bath/Brunswick                

04487 Bethel                        

04488 Bucksport                     

04489 Calais                        

04490 Caribou - Delayed Viewing     

04491 Deer Isle                     

04492 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis        

04493 East Millinocket              

04494 East Sullivan                 

04495 Ellsworth/Hancock             

04496 Fairfield                     

04497 Farmington                     

04498 Fort Kent                     

04499 Greenville                    

04500 Houlton                       

04486 Hutchinson Center             

04501 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

04502 Jackman - Delayed Viewing     

04503 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

04504 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing   

04505 Lewiston-Auburn               

04506 Lincoln                       

04507 Lisbon Falls - Delayed Viewing

04508 Machias                       

04510 Mount Desert                  

04511 Newport                       

04512 North Haven - Delayed Viewing 

04513 Presque Isle                  

04514 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing    

04515 Rockland                      

04509 Rumford/Mexico                

04521 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing    

04516 Saco/Biddeford                

04517 Sanford                       

04518 Sherman Station               

04519 Skowhegan                     

04520 South Paris                   

04522 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing   

04523 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing  

04524 Winthrop                      

04525 Wiscasset

    

WEB
03637 Adams 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
03638 Lemay 3

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.

WEB
03639 Clark 3

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

WEB
03640 O'Brien 3

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

5601 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

WEB
03642 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

Bangor
03814 TH 09:00AM-11:45AM Lane 3

WEB
03643 Jakab 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.

Bangor
03813 MW 01:00PM-03:45PM Hunt 3

 

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)

Augusta
05338 TTH 04:00PM-06:45PM Redding 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.

WEB
03644 Jakab 3

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.

Bangor
03812 MW 09:00AM-11:45AM Hunt 3      

HUS 363 Young Children with Special Needs                                                     

This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for student who will be working with infants, toddlers, and small children and their families in a variety of careers--human services, social work, education, childcare, nursing, and others.  Strategies, service delivery, and designing learning environments for teaching young children with special needs will be addressed.  Students will learn about PL 94-145 and IDEA as it pertains to young children through early intervention and early special education.  Prerequisite:  PSY 100.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03741 MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Clark 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03742 MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Clark 3

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

Click Here for ITV Locations

03743 Bath/Brunswick                

05180 Bethel                        

05181 Bucksport                     

05182 Calais                         

05183 Caribou - Delayed Viewing     

05184 Deer Isle                     

05185 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis        

05186 East Millinocket              

05187 East Sullivan                 

05188 Ellsworth/Hancock             

05189 Fairfield                      

05190 Farmington                    

05191 Fort Kent                     

05192 Greenville                    

05193 Houlton                       

05179 Hutchinson Center             

05194 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

05195 Jackman - Delayed Viewing     

05196 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

05197 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing   

05198 Lewiston-Auburn               

05199 Lincoln                       

05200 Lisbon Falls - Delayed Viewing

05201 Machias                       

05203 Mount Desert                  

05204 Newport                       

05205 North Haven - Delayed Viewing 

05206 Presque Isle                  

05207 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing    

05208 Rockland                      

05202 Rumford/Mexico                 

05214 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing   

05209 Saco/Biddeford                

05210 Sanford                       

05211 Sherman Station               

05212 Skowhegan                     

05213 South Paris                   

05215 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing   

05216 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing  

05217 Winthrop                      

05218 Wiscasset      

 

 

WEB

05556 Clark 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.

 

HUS 436 Counseling for Co-Occurring Mental Disorders and Addiction

This course is designed to familiarize students with diagnostic and counseling  strategies for treatment of people with co-occurring mental disorder and addiction.  Screening and assessment methods will be studied. The integration of treatment  approaches will be covered including recovery and relapse models for this  population. Interventions of motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, family therapy, medication management and self help groups will be taught. Prerequisites: HUS 125, and ( HUS 218 or HUS 212)  CR. 3

WEB
03645 Adams 3

 

 



2nd 7-Week Session

7/8/13 - 8/23/13

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

WEB
5917

 

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)
03890 MW 09:00AM-11:45AM Harper 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03891 MW 09:00AM-11:45AM Harper 3

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

Click Here for ITV Locations

03892 Bath/Brunswick                

04667 Bethel                        

04668 Bucksport                      

04669 Caribou - Delayed Viewing     

04670 Deer Isle                     

04671 East Millinocket              

04672 East Sullivan                 

04673 Ellsworth/Hancock             

04674 Farmington                    

04675 Fort Kent                      

04676 Greenville                    

04677 Houlton                       

04666 Hutchinson Center             

04678 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

04679 Jackman - Delayed Viewing     

04680 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

04681 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing   

04682 Lewiston-Auburn               

04683 Lincoln                       

04684 Machias                       

04685 Madawaska - Delayed Viewing   

04687 Mount Desert                  

04688 Newport                       

04689 North Haven - Delayed Viewing 

04690 Presque Isle                  

04691 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing    

04692 Rockland                      

04686 Rumford/Mexico                

04698 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing   

04693 Saco/Biddeford                 

04694 Sanford                       

04695 Sherman Station               

04696 Skowhegan                     

04697 South Paris                   

04699 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing   

04700 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing  

04701 Wiscasset            



 

HUS 224 Fundamentals of Community Practice and Involvement

This course introduces the student to community practice within the context of human services. It provides an exploration and understanding of the skills and knowledge necessary for responding to client needs. Prerequisite: HUS101.

WEB
05538 Burdick 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
(ITV Broadcast Class)
04243 MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Line 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class)
04244 MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Line 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class)
MW 04:00PM-06:45PM Line 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

04245 Bath/Brunswick                

04703 Bethel                         

04704 Bucksport                     

04705 Calais                        

04706 Deer Isle                     

04707 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis        

04708 East Millinocket              

04709 East Sullivan                 

04710 Ellsworth/Hancock              

04711 Fairfield                     

04712 Farmington                    

04713 Fort Kent                     

04714 Greenville                    

04715 Houlton                       

04702 Hutchinson Center             

04716 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

04717 Lewiston-Auburn               

04718 Lincoln                       

04719 Machias                       

04721 Mount Desert                  

04722 Newport                       

04723 Presque Isle                  

04724 Rockland                      

04720 Rumford/Mexico                

04725 Saco/Biddeford                

04726 Sanford                       

04727 Sherman Station               

04728 Skowhegan                     

04729 South Paris                    

04730 Winthrop                      

04731 Wiscasset            

 

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.

WEB

05595 Linhard 

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
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
03893 MW 07:00PM-09:45PM Watkins 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
03894 MW 07:00PM-09:45PM Watkins 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, No Instructor Permission Needed)
MW 07:00PM-09:45PM Watkins 3

Click Here for ITV Locations

03895 Bath/Brunswick                 

04733 Bethel                        

04734 Bucksport                     

04735 Calais                        

04736 Deer Isle                     

04737 Dover-Foxcroft/Penquis        

04738 East Millinocket              

04739 East Sullivan                 

04740 Ellsworth/Hancock             

04741 Fairfield                     

04742 Farmington                    

04743 Fort Kent                     

04744 Greenville                    

04745 Houlton                       

04732 Hutchinson Center             

04746 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

04747 Jackman - Delayed Viewing     

04748 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

04749 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing   

04750 Lewiston-Auburn               

04751 Lincoln                        

04752 Machias                       

04754 Mount Desert                  

04755 Newport                       

04756 North Haven - Delayed Viewing 

04757 Presque Isle                  

04758 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing    

04759 Rockland                       

04753 Rumford/Mexico                

04765 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing   

04760 Saco/Biddeford                

04761 Sanford                       

04762 Sherman Station               

04763 Skowhegan                     

04764 South Paris                   

04766 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing   

04767 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing  

04768 Winthrop                      

04769 Wiscasset        



 

HUS 327E Mathematics and the Young Child                                                       

This course focuses on early mathematics and numeracy concepts relevant to young children during the first six years of life. It offers concrete suggestions about arranging the environment to provide rich opportunities for children to connect math and numbers to their 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 mathematical development in all young children. Prerequisite: HUS 160 or HUS 261.   3Cr

WEB
03878 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 Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03896 TTH 01:00PM-03:45PM McCue-Herlihy 3

Bangor
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
03897 TTH 01:00PM-03:45PM McCue-Herlihy 3     

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

Click Here for ITV Locations

03898 Bath/Brunswick                

05004 Bethel                        

05005 Bucksport                     

05006 Caribou - Delayed Viewing     

05007 Deer Isle                     

05008 East Millinocket              

05009 East Sullivan                 

05010 Ellsworth/Hancock             

05011 Farmington                    

05012 Fort Kent                     

05013 Greenville                     

05014 Houlton                       

05003 Hutchinson Center             

05015 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing

05016 Jackman - Delayed Viewing     

05017 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

05018 Kingfield - Delayed Viewing   

05019 Lewiston-Auburn                

05020 Lincoln                       

05021 Lisbon Falls - Delayed Viewing

05022 Machias                       

05024 Mount Desert                  

05025 Newport                       

05026 North Haven - Delayed Viewing 

05027 Presque Isle                  

05028 Rangeley - Delayed Viewing    

05029 Rockland                      

05023 Rumford/Mexico                

05035 S Berwick - Delayed Viewing   

05030 Saco/Biddeford                

05031 Sanford                       

05032 Sherman Station               

05033 Skowhegan                     

05034 South Paris                   

05036 Thorndike - Delayed Viewing   

05037 Vinalhaven - Delayed Viewing  

05038 Wiscasset          



 

HUS 489 Perspectives on Play and Expressive Arts                        

 This course demonstrates and discusses the use of play and the closely related expressive arts for both children and families. Various theories and modalities and reasons children see a play therapist will be explored. The stages of development will be related to play and expressive arts experience for the child, as well as the role of the parent. Prerequisite: HUS 220.

Augusta
05340 TTH 04:00PM-06:45PM Laberge 3

HUS 489 Forensic Interviewing of Children

This course will cover the history of the Child Advocacy movement, the skills necessary to become a forensic interviewer, working with the non-offending caregiver, providing effective court testimony, and best practice and research topics.  Multiculturalism and diversity will be integrated throughout.  Stress and burnout will be examined, and strategies for prevention will be discussed.  Prerequisites:  HUS 220 and HUS 233, or permission of instructor.

Bath
5464 TTH 9:00AM-11:45AM lacey 3 (Video Conferencing Course)

VC Locations
5470 Augusta
5471 Bangor
5468 East Millinocket
5469 Ellsworth
5467 Rockland