Created and led by Dr. Jerome Lucido, Executive Director of the Center for Enrollment Research, Policy, and Practice at the University of Southern California, the Leadership in Enrollment Management online certificate program has been designed specifically for emerging leaders in the profession.
The course is designed for strategists and advisors in the public sector, civil society, senior development professionals and seasoned communicators who want to strengthen critical competencies in providing implementation support to change agents and reform leaders in developing countries.
Participants will acquire critical skills in five areas:
Who should apply?
Professionals working on reform initiatives around the world, including advisors in government, senior development practitioners and managers, senior communication professionals, and executives of public affairs, public relations and advertising firms.
A broad introduction for behavioral health providers to clinical practice with military populations. This course considers the needs of active duty and reserve component servicemembers and veterans at different developmental phases of the military life course, as well as the needs of military families. The ways that these clients may cope with a range of physical health, mental health, and psychosocial issues are examined, with special attention given to stress reactions, including Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and co-occurring disorders such as depression, substance abuse, and intimate partner violence. This course also introduces key evidence-based treatment modalities (including Cognitive Processing Therapy, Prolonged Exposure Therapy, Problem Solving Treatment, Stress Inoculation Training, and other cognitive behavioral therapies). Policy regarding treatment confidentiality issues will also be discussed.
The VentureBuild Online Course is a university-created 10-week program that prepares budding social entrepreneurs to assess the feasibility of their social impact projects. The course uses best practice business education on entrepreneurship, and adapts it specifically to the unique needs of organizations looking to create financially sustainable organizations with strong social, environmental and health missions.
This course considers what childhood is for various cultures and times, why "the child" serves so many different functions, and why our current culture imagines children (and, while we're at it, adolescents) as it does. That is, instead of thinking of "the child" as something in nature, a kind of given, we will ask what sort of cultural needs our idea of children serve.
It's the time of year when we celebrate academic achievements at graduation ceremonies across the country and the world. Commencement is a beginning of a lifetime of learning. It's also a time when students begin to create their professional narrative.
In her 1968 anthology of essays, 'Slouching Towards Bethlehem' author Joan Didion writes about character and self-respect. Her words provide ...