BACS 345 Careers in Behavioral Health 3.0 Credits
There are numerous career choices available within the field of Behavioral Health. In order to help you prepare for the future, this course explores the roles, responsibilities, and healthcare settings associated with careers such as counselor, psychiatric rehabilitation practitioner, social worker, therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, advocate, and others. We explore opportunities to work with children, adults, and seniors in hospital and community treatments settings as well as in schools and in the community at large. We also examine the educational requirements of different fields of professional practice and review graduate schools options. Students explore their strengths and preferences related to future employment and begin to formulate personal plans for academic and professional success.
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit