The 17th Training Course for Social Services
King Abdulaziz Medical City - Jeddah in collaboration with the Postgraduate Education and Academic Affairs in King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences - Jeddah (KSAU-HS), will launch the activities of the 17th Training Course for Social Services under the theme of “Social Consulting Under the Social Changes " which will be held at the Deanship of Postgraduate Education Center on 22nd and 23rd of March 2017. Also, the aim of holding such specialized training courses in the field of social counseling is to achieve the greatest possible scientific and technical benefit in this field, as well providing ongoing training due to the importance of the social worker's role in all fields. Working in this field requires knowing the last scientific updates to enhance the staff performance level who work in the social services field as well to develop the recent graduates from universities. Moreover, a number of worksheets specialized in social consulting will be presented during the course. It is worth to mention that the course will discuss the following five main topics:
- Social consulting within diverse cultures.
- Treatment plans and social counseling to people with identity disorders.
- Crisis intervention and management techniques.
- Social standards and their importance in social work field.
- Designing treatment plans for clients of social services and family counseling.
Also, a number of elite and distinguished speakers from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia who are specialized in the field of social services from diverse health and academic sectors will participate in the course.
Last but not least, it is worth mentioning that this course is accredited with 17 CME Hours by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCHS).