Applied Behavioral Health

The need for qualified professionals in the field of mental health and social services continues to grow. In response to these demands, the Applied Behavioral Health program at Andrew College is designed to expose students to the breadth of mental health issues and services, with a special emphasis toward behavioral health and social work. The program trains students in different aspects of applied behavioral health, such as applied behavioral health principles, theory and clinical skills, cultural diversity, social problems, and lifespan development.

 

Possible Career Paths
The Applied Behavioral Health program at Andrew College can lead you to a wide and diverse range of traditional and non-traditional career possibilities such as working in the mental health, social work, substance abuse, and family services areas. Possible career paths include

Social Service Tech

Mental Health Tech

Community Support Worker

      Entry Level Case Managers

 

Required Coursework
In addition to the 42 hours of general education courses, students take 18 semester hours of required coursework:

  • Introduction to Applied Behavioral Health
  • Introduction to Theory and Clinical Skills
  • Cultural Diversity Appreciation
  • Social Problems
  • Lifespan Development
  • Supervised Internship


Program Contact Information

Charles Roberts  Charles Roberts, PhD
  Division Coordinator of Social Science  
  Assistant Professor of History
  229-732-5988
  charlesroberts@andrewcollege.edu