Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Treatment - Associate in Science

Curriculum Code: 210

Program Information
A joint Associate of Science Degree in conjunction with Rutgers University, Stratford, NJ Campus. Psychosocial rehabilitation is a field of practice that promotes recovery, full community integration and improved quality of life for persons diagnosed with severe mental illnesses. Psychiatric rehabilitation services focus on helping individuals develop skills and access resources needed to increase the capacity to be successful and satisfied in the living, working, learning, and social environments. The Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Treatment program is a cooperative program offered by CCC and Rutgers University. Students complete 31 pre-professional credits in general education and science courses at CCC. The professional course component is completed at Rutgers University, Stratford, NJ Campus, and the program’s affiliated clinical sites.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate Graduates receive a joint degree from CCC and Rutgers. Program graduates are aligned into a dual bachelor of science degree in Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Psychology at Rutgers.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
•Assist in the rehabilitative care of people with severe mental illness in structured programs. •Demonstrate professional demeanor, behavior and attitudes. •Promote the processes of recovery and wellness. •Access wellness and recovery resources for personal and professional practice •Implement evidence-based rehabilitation interventions.


Program Requirements ()
Credits
PSRT
1101
Introduction to Psychosocial Rehab
3
PSRT
1102
Communication Techniques
3
PSRT
1103
Introduction to Group Dynamics
3
PSRT
1204
Clinical Principles in Psych Rehab
3
PSRT
1019
Clinical Practicum I
6
PSRT
2019
Clinical Practicum II
6
PSRT
2121
Community Resource Management
3
PSRT
2231
Emerging Topics in Psych Rehab
3

General Education Requirements ()
Credits
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
102
English Composition II
3
MA
110
College Algebra
3
BI
104
Human Biology
3
BI
105
Human Biology Lab
1
CS
101
Introduction to Microcomputers
3
PY
101
General Psychology
3
PY
207
Human Growth and Development
3
SO
201
Introductory Sociology
3
HS
140
Legal & Ethical Issues in Healthcare
3
HS
112
Dynamic of Health & Fitness or
HS
101
Elements of Healthcare Careers
3

Total Credits: (61)