Want to specialize in Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities?
Many individuals struggle with mental illness and or developmental disabilities. Often they are cared for in crisis centers, community residencies, sheltered workshops, halfway houses, social rehabilitation clubs and other agencies specifically designed to serve this population.
In the state of Connecticut 'deinstitutionalization' has given birth to a multitude of settings to provide mental and developmental health care.
This certificate program is designed for students who will work in any of the variety of mental health settings in both the mental illness and developmental disabilities fields.
You will train with professionals and acquire the skills and knowledge to work with and impact this population in a positive way.