Mental Health Technician

  • 366 Course Hours
  • $3,499

Overview

Mental health technicians are on the frontlines of a battle very few know how to win. They provide valuable guidance in an area of healthcare that was dismissed and ignored for a long time. And now, after years and years of neglect, mental health technicians are picking up the pieces. Here’s a breakdown of their responsibilities:

  • Leading patients in therapeutic and recreational activities

  • Observing behavior

  • Listening to patient concerns

  • Assisting with daily activities like eating and bathing

Overview

Mental health technicians are on the frontlines of a battle very few know how to win. They provide valuable guidance in an area of healthcare that was dismissed and ignored for a long time. And now, after years and years of neglect, mental health technicians are picking up the pieces. Here’s a breakdown of their responsibilities:

  • Leading patients in therapeutic and recreational activities

  • Observing behavior

  • Listening to patient concerns

  • Assisting with daily activities like eating and bathing

Registration Information

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