Degree Plans

Mental Health - Adolescent Residential Caregiver, OSA

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Division / Department: Human Services & Education / Mental Health/Social Work
  • Degree Code: MH.ARC.OSA
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A program of training to become the direct caregiving and supervising personnel in residential adolescent care environments.

Marketable Skills

1. Understand basic concepts of populations cared for in the mental health field.

2. Demonstrate professional and ethical behaviors of mental health workers.

3. Refer clients to appropriate community resources.

PMHS 1467 Practicum - Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Tech 4 hours
PMHS 2467 Practicum - Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Tech 4 hours
CMSW 1309 Problems of Children and Adolescents 1
Students must take PMHS 1467 and PMHS 2467 then choose any two remaining courses for a total of 14 Semester Credit Hours.
DAAC 2330 Multicultural Counseling or
CMSW 1323 The Exceptional Person or
DAAC 1304 Pharmacology of Addiction or
DAAC 2307 Addicted Family Intervention or
PSYT 2331 Abnormal Psychology or
SCWK 2307 Human Behavior and Social Environment
6 hours
Total hours:14 hours