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Boston University Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
940 Commonwealth Avenue West, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: (617) 353-3549
Fax: (617) 353-7700
PDP 606, Rehabilitation of Persons with Psychiatric
will examine the essential principles and knowledge upon which the
developing field of psychiatric rehabilitation is based. The course
will expose students to application of psychiatric rehabilitation
technology in mental health systems and programs. Emphasis is placed
on professionals’ and consumers’ lived experience
of rehabilitation. Students will acquire their knowledge of the
field through lecture notes, assigned readings, and independent
library research. Students will be expected to demonstrate their
acquisition of knowledge through the completion of a written exam.
The course is designed to increase the student's understanding of the field of psychiatric rehabilitation. An emphasis is placed on the student's acquiring the knowledge base from which the techniques of psychiatric rehabilitation are being developed. Each student will be able to demonstrate his or his in-depth understanding of the facts, concepts, and principles underlying and guiding the growth of the field of psychiatric rehabilitation.
Anthony, W.A., Cohen, M.R., Farkas, M., & Gagne, C. (2002). Psychiatric
Rehabilitation. Boston: Boston University Center for Psychiatric
Anthony, W.A. & Spaniol, L.S. (1994). Readings
in Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Boston: Boston University
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation. (Available only on CD-ROM)
Spaniol, L.S., Gagne, C.A., & Koehler, M. (1997). Psychological
and Social Aspects of Psychiatric Disability. Boston: Boston
University Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation.
All three books are published by the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Books can be ordered with course registration below.
Course enrollment for PDP 606 is $300, plus the cost of
required books and shipping. Mental health consumers and their
families are eligible for a 20% discount. Orders from agencies and organizations, including mental health agencies
and consumer organizations, are not discounted.
This course, if passed with a 70% score or better, accrues
60 PDP Hours.
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You may register for the online course at any time and complete the course at any time—there are no time requirements at all.
Registration Cost : $300
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For more information about other distance learning options, contact:
Sue McNamara, MS, CRC, CPRP
Director, Professional Development Program