ERIC Number: ED226238
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Psychiatry Ward Specialist, 10-12. Military Curriculum Materials for Vocational and Technical Education.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force Training Command, Sheppard AFB, TX.
This course, adapted from military curriculum materials for use in vocational and technical education, is designed to train students to perform as assistants to professional personnel in the care and treatment of patients in mental health units. It includes basic concepts of human behavior, the aspects of atypical adjustive reactions, the importance of behavior observations, and the need for nursing intervention. (Medical Service Specialist 10-11 is a prerequisite course.) The course is divided into two blocks of instruction covering 43 hours. Block 1 contains 12 lessons on basic concepts of mental health and mental illness, while block 2 contains both teacher and student materials. Printed instructor materials include a course chart and a plan of instruction detailing the units of instruction, criterion objectives, the duration of the lessons, and support materials needed. Printed student materials include 9 study guide/workbooks and 4 programmed texts for block 1 and 15 study guide/workbooks and 2 programmed texts for block 2. The course is designed for group instruction. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force Training Command, Sheppard AFB, TX.