Mental Health Worker Career Readiness Track

The mental health career track was implemented for students pursuing careers in the mental health field. The program serves as an excellent primer for graduate work in the mental health professions, including clinical or counseling work, occupational or recreational therapy, social work, mental health rehabilitation and gerontology.

This track combines a solid foundation in the concepts and procedures of mental health work and provides opportunities for field experience. Twenty-one credits are required for the career track.

Required

Campus

BIO 112 Biological Control Systems St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 271 Abnormal Psychology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 360 Counseling Psychology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

Choose at Least One

CS 101 Child Psychology and Development I St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
CS 102 Child Psychology and Development II St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 130 Life Span Development St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 220 Adolescent Psychology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 230 Adult Development and Aging St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

Choose Three

ART 163 Crafts as an Art Form I St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
ART 263 Crafts as an Art Form II St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
ART 226 Introduction to Art Therapy St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
CS 121 Psychology of the Exceptional Child St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
MUS 226 Music Therapy St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 150 Group Dynamics and Communication St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 315 Statistics for Psychological Research St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 370 Introduction to Clinical Psychology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 136 Social Problems St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 140 Introduction to Social Work St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 241 Experience in Social Work St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

 Mental Health Worker Course Descriptions



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