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Foundations in Child and Youth Care

Course Code CYCP-112
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description:

This is an introductory course to the field of Child & Youth Care. The content of this course includes: the history of the profession, the unique roles of the Child & Youth Care worker and how these roles have evolved, a framework to view mental health and mental illness, exploration of the student’s professional identity, managing therapeutic relationships, and developing appropriate boundaries and ethics as a professional.

The theory and application of beginning Child & Youth Care practice will be explored, as will the theory and practice of therapeutic programming, and behaviour management.

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