Adolescent Mental Health Worker Training

Photo of teen staring into the distance holding a smartphone looking pensiveProgram Description

This 24-hour course provides students with specific knowledge of the normal developmental stages of adolescence and a basis to understanding whether an adolescent’s behavior is reasonable and whether the adolescent is on track toward reaching developmental goals in a variety of settings.


  • This course was developed by registered nurses and a psychologist from Broughton Hospital.
  • The course will be helpful to anyone who wishes to work with adolescents with mental illness.
  • Class will meet once a week for three hours for 8 weeks.
  • Individuals who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate of completion in mental health facilitation.
  • The cost of the course is $70.
  • Location: Foothills Higher Education Center, 2128 South Sterling Street, Morganton, NC 28655
  • Room: HEC 248.

Course Dates

September 11, 2018: There will be two sessions: AM (8-11 am) and PM (6-9 pm).    If you would like more information on an upcoming class, please contact us by calling Wini Bradley at (828) 448-6145 or via e-mail at

Registration Information

 Register Now- AM (8 – 11 am) Section #55897   Register Now – PM (6 – 9 pm) Section #55898 

Continuing Education classes offered through our Workforce and Professional Development Division have a pre-registration policy, with the exception of Fire/Rescue, Law Enforcement, HRD and CTP program areas.  Students must register and pay any registration fees two business days/48 business hours prior to the start date of the class.  Deadline to Register: Friday, September 7th. 

Students may register via the following methods:

  1. Online (click on the button above)
  2. Walk-in registration held Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am- 6:00 pm in Hildebrand Hall, Main Campus
  3. Download and fax the registration form. Our fax number is (828) 448-6179.