Short term certificate program to obtain skills necessary to work in residential settings such as in-patient facilities, group homes, half-way houses, and in-home care.
This certificate provides the basic education needed to apply for residential specialist positions in human services, mental health, addictions, developmental disabilities and other populations. The certificate includes safety of the resident, healthy communication, conflict resolution, knowledge of human services and behavioral health field, professional documentation and ethical standards. There is a 105 hour practicum included in the certificate.
Residential Services are expanding for mental health, corrections, developmental disabilities and seniors. This program prepares students to meet the minimum expectations to work in this setting. Residential facilities need workers 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
|ALH 1130||Basic Life Support Training||1|
|MHT 1101||Introduction to Human Services & Behavioral Health||3|
|MHT 1203||Professional Documentation||3|
|MHT 2138||Ethical Issues in Behavioral Healthcare||2|
|MHT 2225||Residential Technician Practicum||3|