Developmental Disabilities Certificate

For employees of Mexia State Supported Living Center

PROGRAM INFORMATION: The child development – developmental disabilities certificate is designed to help provide current employees of the Mexia State Supported Living Center with information to assist in working with consumers living at a facility operated by the Texas Department of Aging and Disabilities Services. The program is designed to help give the student practical knowledge in working with people with developmental disabilities. Upon the successful completion of at least 30 hours, the student will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Required Courses

CDEC 1319Child Guidance

3

CDEC 1358Creative Arts for Early Childhood

3

CDEC 1413Curriculum Resources Early Childhood

4

CDEC 2326Admin Programs for Child I

3

SCWK 1321Orientation to Social Services

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Fall

CDEC 1354Child Growth & Development

3

CDEC 2364Practicum

3

CDEC 2440Inst. Tech. Child W/Spec Needs

4

SCWK 2331Abnormal Behavior

3

Total Credit Hours:13

Any of the courses listed above may be applied toward the completion of the certificate.