Areas of study include trauma, vocational rehabilitation, substance abuse issues, human development, cultural awareness, counseling theories, and the role of mental health providers.
What do they do? Assist in providing client services in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, or social work, including support for families. May assist clients in identifying and obtaining available benefits and social and community services. May assist social workers with developing, organizing, and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation, or dependent care.
Common entry level job titles:
Behavioral Health Professional; Community Support Worker; Residential Service Worker; Rehabilitation Technician; Education Technician II; Direct Support Professional; Life Skills Coach; In-Home Support Worker
NOTE: While not part of your program at YCCC, most behavioral health positions require a background check.
Bachelor degree options in Maine
The listings below are only suggestions and are subject to change. It is always best to check directly with the college for the most current information. [last update: Dec 13]
Women & Gender Studies
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Gender & Women's Studies
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Psychology, Neuroscience concentration
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
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Human Services
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General Studies, Human Services specialization (online)
General Studies, Psychology specialization (online)
Sociology, Social Work concentration
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Psychology, Forensic Psychology concentration
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Adventure Therapy
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Child Development & Family Relations
Social Work
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Mental Health & Human Services, Addiction Studies concentration
Mental Health & Human Services, Child & Family Services concentration 
Social Sciences, Administrative & Organizational Behavior concentration
Social Sciences, Gerontology concentration  
Social Sciences, Psychology concentration
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Community Health Education
Rehabilitation Services
Interdisciplinary Studies, Sociology/Anthropology concentration
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Behavioral Science
Social Science
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Psychology and Community Studies, Applied Psychology concentration (campus or online)
Psychology and Community Studies, Community & Civic Engagement concentration
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Psychology (campus or online)
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Applied Social & Cultural Studies: Health, Medicine, and Society concentration
Applied Social & Cultural Studies: Society, Community and Human Services concentration
Applied Social & Cultural Studies: Law, Crime, and Society concentration
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Recreation and Leisure Studies, Therapeutic Recreation concentration
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Social & Behavioral Sciences, Childhood Studies concentration
Social & Behavioral Sciences, Counseling concentration
Social & Behavioral Sciences, Public Health concentration 
Social Science
Social Work
Women & Gender Studies
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