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CAYW 215

This course is designed to introduce learners to the fundamentals of crisis intervention, ethical issues, and decision making strategies pertinent to the field of Child and Youth Care. Students will learn about the framework required to promote the best care, welfare, safety, and security for clients, themselves, and colleagues. This approach of non-violent crisis intervention teaches safe, non-harmful behaviour management techniques designed to deescalate crisis situations. Students apply general ethical principles to particular situations through the use of case studies, practice exercises and group discussions.