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.

For more information, please contact Wini Bradley at (828) 448-6145 or via e-mail at