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Duration

3 years

Tuition

$11,643

 

Sep 6-Apr 25

Commitment

Full-Time

Delivery

Hybrid

Credential

Diploma

Year Founded

1967

Scholarships

yes

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children and youth, and want to support their positive growth through complex life changes?

Through therapeutic programming and processes you will learn to engage purposefully and effectively to facilitate growth and positive life change in the development of healthy emotional, social, behavioural and developmental well-being.

What You’ll Learn

  • Develop and maintain relationships with children, youth and their families applying principles of relational practice and respecting their unique life space, cultural and human diversity.
  • Assess and respond to the strengths and needs of children and youth, including complex responses impacted by developmental, environmental, physical, emotional, social and mental health challenges in order to promote positive change.
  • Analyze and evaluate the impact of the inter-relationship among family, social service, justice and community systems on children, youth and their families and use this information in the planning of holistic care and in the reduction of systemic barriers.
  • Plan, implement and evaluate interventions using evidence-informed practices in the areas of therapeutic milieu and programming, and group work to promote resiliency and to enhance development in children, youth and their families.
  • Advocate for the rights of children, youth and their families and maintain an anti-oppression perspective and cultural competence in diverse cultural contexts.
  • Apply communication, teamwork and organizational skills within the interprofessional team and with community partners to enhance the quality of service in child and youth care practice.
  • Develop and implement self-care strategies using self-inquiry and reflection processes to promote self-awareness and to enhance practice as a child and youth care practitioner.
  • Use evidence-based research, professional development resources and supervision models to support professional growth and lifelong learning.

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Niagara College

AMAZING!!!

Anonymous

Toronto • May 30, 2022

Graduated From

Human Resources Management

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

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5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

I had such a good experience as a student here!!

I had such a good experience as a student here!!

Niagara College

This is an amazing school for aspiring International Student!

Zhia Dupitas

Toronto • May 25, 2022

Graduated From

International Business Management

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

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5 stars

I have a fantastic experience studying at Niagara College - Toronto. I must say that I have made the right decision in choosing this school because they immensely contribute a lot to my personal growth—in life and my career—as an International Stud...

I have a fantastic experience studying at Niagara College - Toronto. I must say that I have made the right decision in choosing this school because they immensely contribute a lot to my personal growth—in life and my career—as an International Student here in Canada. The professors are very nice, considerate, and fair enough in giving marks and everyone's willing to extend help in terms of building a student's network which will be a great advantage when an International Student is starting to pave the path to achieving "that dream career". The school provides every information that you need even endorsing you for jobs in different known companies here in Canada. The community is very diverse and you will meet amazing people that will make you see the world differently.

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