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Community Mental Health and Psychiatry Level 4

Open Study College
Course summary
379 GBP
English
Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

This course aims to provide a thorough understanding of mental health and psychiatry and their associated roles and functions within the wider community.

Unit 1: Understanding Mental Illness

  • Historical development of mental healthcare
  • Community mental healthcare
  • Key political and social influences on community mental healthcare
  • Cultural and environmental influences on community mental healthcare

Unit 2: Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Health Conditions

  • How psychopathological conditions are diagnosed and classified
  • Additional assessment processes
  • Therapeutic options within community mental healthcare contexts
  • Barriers within community mental healthcare that influence diagnosis and treatment

Unit 3: Community Mental Healthcare

  • Different community mental healthcare provisions and systems
  • Key roles and responsibilities of within mental healthcare teams
  • Risk management in mental healthcare within community settings
  • How a range of supporting service provisions assist those with mental healthcare problems in community settings

Unit 4: Mental Health through Life

  • Normal development through life stages
  • Risk factors for development of mental illness through different life stages
  • Common mental health conditions through different life stages
  • Community interventions and mental health service provisions for individual life stages

Unit 5: Community Mental Health Problems

  • Key environmental and social factors linked to mental health problems within a community context
  • Example mental health problems
  • Challenges of providing mental healthcare within community settings for specific conditions
  • Legal problems associated with mental capacity and court orders associated with severe mental health problems

Unit 6: Health Promotion in Mental Health

  • Range of health promotion theories, models and approaches
  • How health promotion campaigns and interventions are designed
  • How positive mental health can be promoted within community programmes
  • How health promotion programmes and campaigns are evaluated

 

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Pay Now: GBP 379.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 71.85 with a deposit of GBP
47.90 totalling 479

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