The mission of St. Joseph’s College is to provide a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, rooted in a liberal arts tradition that supports provision for career preparation and enhancement.
This career track in Mental Health Work is designed for the student who wishes to work as a nonprofessional in the mental health services, and for the student who contemplates graduate work in any of the related mental health professions: clinical or counseling psychology, occupational or recreational therapy, social work, mental health rehabilitation, gerontology, etc. The program combines a solid foundation in the concepts and procedures of mental health work with opportunities for field experience, if the student so desires.
Total Credits Required: 21
A brief description of each course noted below may be found in the appropriate Department listings.
Courses required for certification in this Career Track: