Mental Health (MEN)

MEN 101. Mental Health Skill Training I. (3 Credits)

Develops skills necessary to function as a mental health worker, with emphasis on guided practice in counseling skills as well as improved self-awareness. Includes training in problem solving, goal-setting, and implementation of appropriate strategies and evaluation techniques relating to interaction involving a variety of client needs. Lecture 3 hours per week. Total 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: HMS 100.

MEN 225. Counseling Therapy. (3 Credits)

Studies various models of counseling theories and appropriate application of counseling techniques in the helping profession. Lecture 3 hours per week. Total 3 hours per week. Prerequisites: HMS 100 and MEN 101.

MEN 295. Topics in Interviewing. (3 Credits)

Helps students acquire knowledge and develop skills for effective communication in helping individuals and families in planning change. Emphasis on development of interviewing skills. Class activities include role-playing and interviews with individuals and groups. Lecture 3 hours per week. Total 3 hours per week.