Requirements for Mental Health Technician (MHT) 1. Must take post test after each video Videos Are As Follows.. a. Video is crisis Intervention b. Intoxication & withdrawal side effects c. Suicide 2. Read assigned books & chapters & complete workbook questions.
Chapter assigned are as follows 1,2,3,4,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,22,23,24,(25 -33) 3. Verbal discussion with a Registered Nurse (RN) / Scheduled Classroom lecture with Instructor (You will be notified of Classroom Lectures) 4. Mandatory Quiz after each video / (Mandatory Test after curriculum) Every student will be notified on externship hours which they will need to grasp the social and verbal concepts. ( These are the topics that you will need to familiarize yourself with) SERVICES PROVIDED: Intake and Referral Services Emergency Services 24 hr. mental health crisis line Crisis Intervention Delegate Case Management Services Intensive General Geriatric Forensic Resource Coordination Early Intervention Forensic/Mental Health Services to county jail and court system Mental Health Assessments and Recommendations Homeless/Housing Services Community Outreach Care Worker – Farrell/Wheatland Program Administration Contracted Services Psychological, Psychiatric, Social Evaluations Family Based Mental Health School Based Mental Health Outpatient Counseling Partial Hospitalization (adult and adolescent) Vocational Rehabilitation Family Support for the Mentally Retarded Respite Care for children In-Patient Psychiatric Serv. (adult/adolescents) Aftercare Community Residential Services (CRR + CLA) Community Services (public education) Social Rehabilitation (*Mandatory quiz after each video.
Mandatory test after completion of all curriculum course material.) Medication Monitoring Early Intervention Child & Adolescent Service System (CASSP) AREA(S) SERVED Leon, Gadsen, Perry, Monticello, Chattohochee, etc. ELIGIBILITY FOR SERVICES: Mental Health/Mental Retardation diagnosis SERVICES PROVIDED: Advocacy – on behalf of mentally ill persons in state and national legislatures Bus/Van – monthly van service to Warren State Hospital for loved ones to visit patients Support groups for survivors of suicide Recovery Inc. for self improvement of psychic tension Socialization affairs for recovering persons who have been mentally ill Education of general public in nature of mental illness to remove stigma Information and Referral to various treatment options Recreation – social functions for clients and former clients of the counseling services AREA(S) SERVED ELIGIBILITY FOR SERVICES: Leon, Gadsen, Jefferson, Wakulla Open to anyone who is or has been a consumer of mental health services SERVICES PROVIDED: Career Counseling Resume Writing, Job seeking skill training, Interest testing, Job placement, Supportive and Transitional Employment Opportunities with Job Coaching services, Acquisition of natural supports. . AREA(S) SERVED Leon, Gadsen, Jefferson, Wakulla ELIGIBILITY FOR SERVICES: Persons must meet eligibility requirements for the PA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) or be in need of assistance in locating and maintaining employment as a result of an existing disability. Residential Services SERVICES PROVIDED: Housing services for Mental Health consumers being released from a hospital into the community or persons in the community needing Supported Housing services.
Training is provided in all daily life skills, such as budgeting, home maintenance, laundry, shopping, etc. in both a 24 hour Full care Group Home facility or in Supported Housing. ELIGIBILITY FOR SERVICES: Persons over 18 years of age, with a primary diagnosis of mental health, and an open case with the County’s Base Services Unit. Behavioral Health Services DAY/HOURS OF OPERATION: 24 hours, 7 days a week SERVICES PROVIDED: Inpatient Psychiatric Services for children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics Pathfinders Adolescent Partial Hospitalization program; a day treatment program for troubled adolescents Employee Assistance Program Outpatient Mental Health Services available in Sharon, Hermitage, Greenville, Grove City, & New Wilmington Inhome psychiatric services available through Home Health agency Speakers Bureau Wraparound Services Coordination Counseling and Chemical Dependency Services New Directions Free Pre-Admission Assessments Bibliography none.