EVIT School of Health Sciences - Behavior, Mental & Social Health Services




Prepare for a career in behavioral and social health.  EVIT’s Behavioral, Mental & Social Health Services program prepares students to earn the Arizona Article 9 certification which allows the certificate holder to obtain employment as direct support personnel for group homes, as well as potentially being a job coach for those with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

This two-semester program will provide foundational modules in care delivery systems, legal/safety requirements, introduction to basic mental and social illnesses, disorders and conditions as well as strategies to improve mental and social health and resources to problem solve and promote well-being.


Note:
• This is a dual enrollment course. For more information, visit the Dual Enrollment page.
• Students will be randomly drug tested.



Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Behavioral, Mental & Social Health Services program.


For announcements and updates about EVIT Behavioral, Mental & Social Health Services program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.

 

Course Code MC65, MC66

Length 2 semesters
**Students will be randomly drug tested
Campus Locations • EVIT Main Campus

Certification • Arizona Article 9 Certification

Possible Careers Support personnel for group homes, job coach for those with intellectual or developmental disabilities

Average Entry Level Salary $13-15 per hour



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