# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Mental Health Assisting Careers Task 144308030

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist a patient with school activities, if a student.

Definition

Assistance should include
  • reading skills
  • writing skills
  • mathematics skills
  • physical activity
  • selection of healthy lunches and snacks.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How might assistance be provided to ensure success-oriented behavior?
  • What types of activities will help the student express his/her feelings?
  • What are some strategies for helping the student maintain his/her attention?
  • How can the MHT help the student make healthy food choices?