CFCC 2023-2024 Catalog & Student Handbook 
    
    Jun 18, 2024  
CFCC 2023-2024 Catalog & Student Handbook

Human Services Technology, Mental Health (A4538C)


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The Human Services Technology/Mental Health concentration prepares students for job opportunities in the mental health field. The curriculum enables students to understand culturally and emotionally handicapped, developmentally disabled, or addicted clients through a variety of models and diagnoses. 

Course work includes a history of the mental health movement, current developments and future trends, and theoretical models affecting individual development and behavior in a diverse client population. Fieldwork experiences provide opportunities for application of knowledge in agency and institutional settings. 

Graduates should qualify for employment in mental health treatment centers serving a diverse multicultural client population in public and private settings. Graduates will work with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities in providing a therapeutic arena of care.

General Education Requirements (15 credits)


Communications


Take 6 credits:

Humanities/Fine Arts


Take 3 credits:

Social/Behavioral Sciences


Take 3 credits:

Natural Sciences/Math


Thake 3 credits: 

Concentration Requirements (14 credits)


Take the following courses:

Total Credits: 71 SHC


Recommended Course Sequence


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