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MHT 2121 Practicum I

First of two field experiences in human service delivery. Professional documentation and refinement of interviewing skills. Pharmacology in behavioral health. Three classroom, fourteen practicum hours per week.

Prerequisites: MHT 1201

Course Outcomes
  • Prepare written clinical documents: intake, psychosocial database, mental status, treatment plan, and progress note.
  • Identify psychiatric medications and their uses in the behavioral health field and identify available informational resources about psychiatric medication.
  • Demonstrate an awareness and valuing of students' and others' cultural diversity factors.
  • Establish and maintain effective therapeutic relationships with clients.
  • Under supervision, demonstrate professional and ethical work skills with an interdisciplinary team in an agency setting.
  • Demonstrate competency in basic interviewing skills.
Credit Hours: 5
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Practicum: 14 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Mental Health and Addiction Services
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term