Health and Human Services (HHS) is one of six major areas in the Social Sciences Interdisciplinary major. It studies the systems delivering human services to individuals and communities in need, the problems affecting those individuals and communities, and the professions and professionals providing services.
For more information on the community mental health or social gerontology concentration areas of the SSC/Health and Human Services majors please see their individual pages.
The HHS/Community Mental Health major surveys topics in the mental health field and examines the diverse needs of mental health clients. In addition it looks at the personal and social issues which can impact a mental health population such as personality development, addiction, family structures, access to care , diversity and counseling theories.
For more information on the early childhood studies or social gerontology concentration areas of the SSC/Health and Human Services majors please see their individual pages.