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MHT 1203 Professional Documentation

Functional, legal, and ethical aspects of documentation including behavioral observation, mechanics of writing problem statements, client assessments, and progress notation. Introduction to electronic record keeping.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Mental Health and Addiction Services
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: MHT 1101 AND Restricted to Majors 


  • Describe the functional, legal and ethical aspects of human service documentation.
  • Describe current required documentation systems including electronic record-keeping.
  • Produce accurate written records of behavioral observations.
  • Produce accurate and complete problem statements, progress notation, and initial assessments.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3