Youth Care Counselor
Youth Care Counselor Technical Certificate, 12 credits
Program Code: 40-520-CA
Those completing this credential seek employment, or are already employed, in residential care, psychiatric hospitals, and community justice and addiction programs as a youth care counselor. Learn strategies for working with adolescents who are experiencing emotional or behavioral challenges, and explore topics including counseling skills, techniques in managing behavior and treatment interventions.
Some credits earned in this short-term certificate program may be applied toward degree and diploma programs within WCTC’s School of Human and Protective Services.