Psychiatric Mental Health Technician Certificate | ECTC

Psychiatric Mental Health Technician Certificate

Human Services

Required Courses

Courses Credit Notes
HMS 101 Human Services Survey 3  
HMS 102 Values of Human Services in a Contemporary Society 3 May take concurrently with HMS 101
HMS 103 Theories and Techniques in Human Services 3 Prereq: HMS 101 & 102
HMS 104 Group Dynamics for Human Services 3 Prereq: HMS 101, 102, & 103
HMS 210 Drugs, Society & Human Behavior 3 Prereq: HMS 101 & 102
SWK 275 The Family 3  
MNA 100 Medicare Nurse Aide OR
NAA 100 Nursing Assistant Skills I
3  
HMS 245 Psychiatric Mental Health Technician 3 Prereq: NAA 100 or MNA 100, PSY 110 and HMS 103 with a grade of C or better or Instructor consent
Technical Elective from approved list* 3  
CERTIFICATE TOTAL 27  

*Technical Electives

Courses Credit Notes
HMS/SWK 211/255 Introduction to Addictions 3 Prereq: PSY 110 or Instructor consent
HMS/SWK 212/260 Crisis Intervention 3 Prereq: PSY 110 or Instructor consent
HMS/SWK 200 Dynamics of Human Behavior 3 Prereq: PSY 110 or Instructor consent
HMS/SWK 220 Cultural Diversity in Human Services 3  
HMS 265 Working with Disabilities in Human Services 3  
SWK 180 Introduction to Gerontology 3  
SWK 276 Criminology 3  
SWK 281 Psychology of Aging 3  

Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of "C" or better in all HMS courses.

Requirements taken from the 2019-2020 KCTCS Catalog