Skills Classification List

(This list is provided as an example of skills that may be utilized in the Learning Agreement).

         The student will learn to deal with crisis.

         The student will learn to be flexible

         The student will learn problem-solving skills. 

         The student will learn critical thinking skills.

         The student will learn active listening skills.

         The student will learn to be reliable.

         The student will learn clear and concise writing.

         The student will learn organization skills.

         The student will learn computer skills.

         The student will learn to write and use case notes.

         The student will learn conflict resolution skills.

         The student will learn to write and use process recordings.

         The student will learn assessment skills.

         The student will learn to identify dangerous/crisis situations.

         The student will learn to intervene in dangerous/crisis situations.

         The student will develop an awareness of gender/ethnic/and sexual orientation issues.

         The student will develop sensitivity to gender/ethnic/and sexual orientation issues.

         The student will learn the political and organizational system.

         The student will learn about the communities the agency serves.

         The student will learn community resources that are available.

         The student will appropriate community resources for clients.

         The student will learn to access appropriate client resources.

         The student will gain knowledge of the population being served.

         The student will gain knowledge of the issues being addressed.

         The student will learn the importance of a professional appearance.

         The student will develop a professional demeanor.

         The student will learn to separate issues of self and client.

         The student will learn to take initiative.

         The student will learn to be self-motivated.

         The student will learn when to ask for direction.

         The student will learn how to take direction.

         The student will learn how to deal with authority.

         The student will learn to leave the job behind after work.

         The student will learn to be prepared.

         The student will learn realistic expectations.

         The student will learn to assume responsibility for acquiring knowledge.

         The student will develop a high tolerance for ambiguity.

         The student will be able to identify his/her own professional work ethic.

         The student will learn to develop public speaking skills.

         The student will learn to increase verbalization with the specified client population.

         The student will learn to increase verbalization with coworkers.

         The student will learn to be assertive.

         The student will learn to collaborate.

         The student will learn agency policies and procedures.

         The student will learn to use supervision wisely.

         The student will learn to learn to work within the agency policies and procedures.