Mental health is a broad field, with several different career options. Orange Coast College's Mental Health Worker program prepares students to work with patients to support mental wellness in areas such as psychiatric services, alcohol and substance programs, acquired brain injury programs. developmentally disabled services and older adult service programs.
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Mental Health Worker
This program prepares students to serve emotionally, cognitively and developmentally challenged clients in community facility settings that provide therapeutic intervention, rehabilitation and recovery services.
Graduates of the program will work under a licensed professional, and will be capable of serving a diverse population. including children, adolescents. adults and older adults.