Programs offered at each campus may vary, so be sure to check other campus offerings for the course you are most interested in.
Dominion College offers an accelerated Developmental Service Worker (DSW) program for one year. Our DSW courses will equip the student with the skills to:
DSW are employed in:
To successfully complete the program, the student would have completed 25 modules and 3 clinical placements in schools, with seniors and in home/community. The total hours for the placement is 600 hours (200 hours for each), and the average pass mark is 70%.
This course will also focus on family violence, spousal, children and elderly abuses; it will also address the increasing commitment in dealing with abuse.
MHA 1009: Educational Strategies (20 Hours)
This module examines the phases in the development of a crisis and the types of crises that occur in people’s lives. The methodology of crisis intervention, including the role of the mental health support worker, is explored.
This module also focuses on disorders that are characterized by exaggerated and often disabling anxiety reactions.Historical aspects and epidemiological statistics are presented.Predisposing factors that have been implicated in the etiology of anxiety disorders provide a framework for studying the dynamics of phobias, obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), generalized anxiety disorder, panic
disorder, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and other anxiety disorders are also highlighted. Various theories of causation are presented, although it is most likely that a combination of factors contribute to the etiology of anxiety disorders.The neurobiology of anxiety disorders is presented.An explanation of the symptomatology is presented as background knowledge for assessing the client with an anxiety disorder. Client care is described in the context of the nursing process. Various treatment modalities are explored.
Abused substances produce some form of intoxication that alters judgment, perception, attention, or physical control.Many substances can bring on withdrawal, an effect caused by cessation or reduction in the amount of the substance used. Withdrawal can range from mild anxiety to seizures and hallucinations. Drug overdose may also cause death.
Congratulations on your career journey and professional development. It’s an exciting time to begin your new experience with Dominion College Of Business, Health And Technology Inc, meeting new friends and planning a successful future.
Dominion College Of Business, Health And Technology Inc is one of the outstanding private career colleges in Ontario, serving the diverse community and who puts the student-focused learning as a huge priority.
The learning environment is democratic and the quality of teaching is a contributory factor to the student success. The well dynamic and qualified teachers impact the students with the knowledge and skills that can be transferable to the workplace.
I assure you that your study at Dominion College Of Business, Health And Technology Inc is one that will encircle many opportunities and put you on a career path to educational excellence.
I look forward in meeting you on campus.
Director, Dominion College Of Business, Health And Technology Inc.
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In achieving our vision, our emphasis will be based on solid health education aimed at first prevention, and then holistic care to make health and health care sustainable.
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