Assessment, Recording, and Documentation

Course Code: CYC 222

Academic Year: 2022-2023

This course will introduce students to various forms, assessments, and reports commonly completed by Child and Youth Care Practitioners. One of the primary objectives of this course is to offer opportunity for the students to practice determining what information is significant to document when observing and working with children, youth, and families. The students will learn how to record information factually and professionally. An emphasis is placed on students identifying how biases and subjective positions can impact their writing. There is a central focus on writing in a strength based and socially inclusive manner. Students practice writing in a factual, formal, socially inclusive and concise manner, while abiding by current sector standards.