Child and Youth Worker

3-year, Ontario College Advanced Diploma Program

Child and Youth Worker

If you have compassion for and enjoy interacting with youth, are open to challenge and personal growth, and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, you might consider a career as a Child and Youth Worker.

Ontario Colleges Program Codes:
Full-Time Program Code: 0132

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NOTE: This program is currently in Program Review, so courses and information is subject to change for Fall, 2015. Check back periodically for updated information. Questions can be directed to the Program Coordinator

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Emotionally and psychologically wounded youth face many challenges. You could help them. The Child and Youth Worker (CYW) Program prepares you for the challenge of providing support to children and adolescents who are experiencing emotional and/or behavioural difficulties. To meet these wide and varied challenges, you must obtain a level of knowledge, emotional maturity, self-awareness, insight, and helping skills which this program emphasizes. Experience comes with time and is also a huge factor in this profession. Enroll today in Confederation College's CYW program that will help you face the challenges and reap the rewards of this demanding career!

More information regarding this profession can be found at the Ontario Association of Child and Youth Counsellors website at: ...

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