MENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN Skillsheet

AGE-APPROPRIATE CARE
Newborn (birth-30 days)
                             
Infant (30 days - 1 year)
                             
Adolescents (12 - 18 years)
                             
Older Adults (64+ years)
                             
Toddler (1 - 3 years)
                             
Preschooler (3 - 5 years)
                             
School Age (5 - 12 years)
                             
Young Adults (18 - 39 years)
                             
Middle Adults (39 - 64 years)
                             
CARE OF PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS
Cognitive Disorders: Dementia
                             
Substance-Related Disorders: Alcohol-Related
                             
Sexual Disorders
                             
Sexual Abuse / Assault
                             
Survivor of Abuse / Violence
                             
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
                             
Somatoform Disorders (Pain etc.)
                             
Mental Retardation
                             
ADHD
                             
Developmental / Autistic Disorders
                             
Cognitive Disorders: Delirium
                             
Cognitive Disorders: Alzheimer's (Dementia)
                             
Cognitive Disorders: Amnestic Disorders
                             
Substance-Related Disorders: Drug-Related
                             
Schizophrenia
                             
Paranoid Psychotic Disorder
                             
Catatonic Psychotic Disorder
                             
Hallucinations
                             
Bipolar Disorder
                             
Depression
                             
Suicidal Ideation / Attempts
                             
Delusional Disorders
                             
Anxiety Disorders
                             
Phobias
                             
Obsessive / Compulsive Disorder
                             
Dissociative Identity Disorder
                             
Personality Disorders: Cluster A - Paranoid / Schizoid
                             
Personality Disorders: Cluster B - Antisocial / Borderline
                             
Eating Disorders: Bulimia Nervosa
                             
Panic Attacks
                             
Personality Disorders: Cluster C - Anxious / Fearful
                             
Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa
                             
Eating Disorders: Obesity
                             
GENERAL DUTIES
Advance Directives
                             
Discharge Planning
                             
Referral to Community Resources
                             
Cultural Diversity
                             
HIPAA Regulations
                             
Admit / Orient Voluntary Clients
                             
Admit / Orient Involuntary Clients
                             
Initial Interview
                             
Participate in Interdisciplinary Team
                             
Vital Signs
                             
Documentation - Computer
                             
Documentation - Written
                             
Assist with Personal Hygiene
                             
Assist Activities of Daily Living
                             
Full Restraints
                             
Wrist Restraints
                             
Ambulatory Cuffs
                             
Oxygen Administration
                             
Isolation Techniques
                             
Patient Teaching
                             
INTERVENSIONS / THERAPIES
Assist With: Education or Vocational Training
                             
Assist With: Independent Living Skills
                             
Assist With: Drug & Alcohol Education
                             
Assist With: Assaultive Behavior
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Guided Imagery
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Expressive Therapy (Art, Movement)
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Massage Therapy
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Recreational Therapy
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Meditation
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Therapeutic Therapy
                             
Assist With Psychotherapy: Individual
                             
Assist With Psychotherapy: Group
                             
Assist With Psychotherapy: Couple/Family
                             
Assist With: Crisis Intervention
                             
Assist With: Therapeutic Communication
                             
Assist With: Therapeutic Milieu
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Biofeedback
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: ElectroConvulsive Therapy
                             
Assist With Alternative Therapies: Therapeutic Touch
                             
Assist With Psychotherapy: Behavioral
                             

 

SUPPLEMENTAL  
 

Certified-Management Assaultive Behavior

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