Mental Health

MEN 101 (3 CR)
Mental Health Skill Training I

Prerequisite:  HMS 100

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.

MEN 225 (3 CR)
Counseling Therapy

Prerequisites:  HMS 100 and MEN 101

Studies various models of counseling theories and appropriate application of counseling techniques in the helping profession.  Lecture 3 hours per week.

MEN 295 (3 CR)
Topics in Interviewing

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.