100 Washington Avenue South Ste. 900
Minneapolis, MN 55401
PhD in Human & Social Services - Family Studies & Intervention (BS Entry)
The Family Studies and Intervention specialization helps you understand the use of advanced clinical theory and research methodology within a unique, client-centered ecological context. You study a broad spectrum of theoretical and clinical approaches to intervention, which emphasize the special needs of ethnic and racial minorities; gay, lesbian, and transgender individuals; and single-parent and low-income families. You will gain skills in developing multimodal therapeutic approaches and recognizing special treatment considerations within a diverse client delivery system.
With this specialization, you can pursue careers such as community worker in family agencies, special needs assessment worker, and food and housing worker. Graduates are particularly skilled at developing multimodal therapeutic approaches and recognizing special treatment considerations within a diverse client delivery system.
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 40,000+