For the latest COVID-19 information and news from Centennial College, please visit Together Again Fall 2021.

Field Practicum 2

Course Code CYCP-206
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course provides the second year C.Y.C. student with experience working directly with emotionally/behaviourally disturbed children or adolescents in a therapeutic residential setting. The student will be given the opportunity to engage in therapeutic relationships with young people and possibly families, to promote growth and development. As well, this course affords students the opportunity to design, implement and evaluate individual and group therapeutic activities, employ effective intervention strategies which meet the needs and goals of young people, and to engage in professional relationships; participating effectively as a team member, consulting and working collaboratively to continuously improve the quality of service. This course also offers students the opportunity to identify the dynamics of client behaviour and of worker-client interaction.
Students will be able to record observations, participate in ongoing supervision and demonstrate awareness of their own functioning through self-evaluation.