2021-2022 Olympic College Catalog 
    Nov 29, 2023  
2021-2022 Olympic College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Services-Case Aide, CC

The program prepares students to enter the field as entry-level case aides or assistants in agencies working with a diverse range of clients.

Program Learning Outcomes. Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Recognize indications of substance abuse and be familiar with the disease concept and treatment protocols.
  2. Effectively communicate orally and in writing in ways that minimize conflict and maximize clarity with diverse people.
  3. Work collaboratively with others (family members/agency representatives) to solve problems and resolve conflicts.
  4. Access and use a variety of resources and services that match the needs of the individual or family.
  5. Coach and mentor others. Others include co-workers, colleagues, and family members.
  6. Behave professionally and ethically which includes being respectful, reliable, culturally sensitive, respecting a client’s personal boundaries, the rules of confidentiality, and adhering to mandatory reporting laws.