This is an excellent program for students who wish to learn more about evidenced based practices in the treatment of children and adults. This program focuses on psychological treatment and prevention of offenders. Treatment approaches to children and adults based on the principles of environmental arrangement, operant and respondent conditioning.
Core courses (four required, as specified under degree requirements)
Specialized area courses (select any four listed below)
CRJ 618 Therapeutic Strategies in Criminal Justice
CRJ 617 Mental Health and the Law
CRJ 615 Youth Cultures and Deviance
CRJ 616 Juvenile Justice and Deliquency
CRJ 619 Foundations of Addictions for Criminal Justice Professionals
CRJ 620 Evidence-Based Practices in Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health Treatment
CRJ 621 Co-Occuring Disorders HED 575 Stress and Crisis Management
HED 563 Behavioral Health of Children and Youth
HED 572 Concepts of Mental Health
Any CRJ or PSE course.
CRJ 770 Spec Topic/Independent Study
CRJ 789 Criminal Justice Internship