Mental Health

Youth Mental Health:
Professional Cert (10 credits), Professional Diploma (20 Credits) & Graduate Diploma (60 credits) in Youth Mental Health.   The Youth Mental Health programme is designed to expand the knowledge, skills and attitudes of professionals engaged with young people from a range of different environments. The  students are encouraged to apply their theoretical knowledge to their professional setting. Therefore, the role of the educator, innovator, researcher and advocate will be enhanced to meet the multiple and complex needs of young people in today’s ever-changing world. 

Higher Diploma Mental Health:
Our graduate mental health programmes offer systematic training designed to develop skills, knowledge and attitudes applicable to contemporary mental health practice. Teaching is provided by experienced educators, practitioners and researchers, several of whom have gained national or international standing for both practice and scholarship. Students receive progressive education in a variety of evidence based interventions and the theoretical principles that support them. Assessment strategies are cognisant of the varying demands placed on the adult learner and strategies are accordingly innovative and flexible.