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Developmental Service Worker Diploma program prepares students for a satisfying career working with Children, youth and adults who have developmental disabilities. As a Developmental Service Worker, you’ll be responsible for advocating for your clients while ensuring they have the skills, resources, and support needed to be involved, supported members of their community.
The courses will focus on disabilities, mental health, interpersonal skills, counseling, health, pharmacology, teaching and intervention strategies.
Graduates are positioned to work in a wide variety of residential, community and educational settings. Work settings include elementary and secondary schools, private homes, recreational programs, community residences, adult life skills programs. Graduates may also work with people who require behavioral support, as well as with those who experience mental illness or brain injury.
The Peak College , a division of 8458898 Canada Inc, is registered as a private career college under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.
The school was founded by Judy Cohen. Judy is the founder and executive administrator of L’chaim Retirement Homes Inc. and the Dov and Zipora Burstein Education Centre. She is a leader in the implementation of the Montessori Methods for Dementia™ in her facilities as well as consulting in long Term Care Facilities. Judy has extensive experience in working with the elderly and is very passionate about education and the care of the aging population. Peak College offers quality instruction to its students and is located in the heart of Toronto.
With tight connection to the Retirement home and LTC facilities and Mavencare agency, Peak College will be able to arrange clinical and community placement & assist with jobs interviews.
By offering different workshops, our graduates will be qualified, highly skilled candidates specializing in highly demanded Dementia care.
With our outstanding success of the PSW we are offering now the high demand FSW (Food Service Worker) program
For our graduating students, who would like to upgrade their career ,and for new students who would like to join the Health care sector but don’t like the personal care, this course will open many opportunities for a strong job market