# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Mental Health Assisting Careers Task 144308002

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Facilitate interaction between patients and visitors.

Definition

Facilitation should include

  • avoidance of making assumptions and having expectations
  • communication of milieu rules and expectations
  • provision of privacy according to care plan.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How can the MHT avoid ambiguity and communication discrepancies?
  • How can the MHT improve communication among patients?
  • How can the MHT improve communication among patients and their visitors?

Related Standards of Learning

English

12.5

The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.