ERIC Number: ED260187
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Mental Health Worker. Student's Manual [and] Instructor's Guide.
The student's manual of this set consists of materials for use by students enrolled in an extension course to train them for employment as mental health workers. Addressed in the individual units of the course are the following topics: mental health, mental illness, mental health professionals, diagnosis of mental disorders, treatment of mental illness, basic helping skills, legal issues, and mental health worker responsibilities. Each unit contains objectives and instructional text. The instructor's guide contains activity sheets, answers to learning activities found in the student's manual, answers to tests, and sample work sheets intended for use with each unit. (MN)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Clinical Diagnosis, Competency Based Education, Extension Education, Health Services, Helping Relationship, Individualized Instruction, Job Skills, Legal Responsibility, Mental Disorders, Mental Health, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education
Extension Instruction and Materials Center, P.O. Box 7218, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78713-7218 (Stock No. HO 209 S).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.