PhD in Human and Social Services - Family Studies and Intervention

Walden University

Program Description

PhD in Human and Social Services - Family Studies and Intervention

Walden University

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.

Note on Licensure: The PhD in Human and Social Services program, including its specializations, is not designed to lead to professional licensure including licensure as a professional therapist, counselor, social worker, or psychologist.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 18, 2016
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Sept. 2016
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63,840 USD
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USA Auburn, Alabama
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