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Mental Health and Social Care Level 3

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

Course description

Develop your knowledge of mental health and social care, with this fascinating and in-depth course!

Course Content

Unit 1:Understanding Social Care and Mental Health

  • Introduction
  • Models of mental health
  • History and attitudes of treatment of mental health
  • Stigma and discrimination
  • Social workers

Unit 2:Types of Mental Health Disorder and Assessment Processes

  • Mental health conditions
  • The diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Bipolar disorders
  • Personality disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Self-harm
  • Dementia

Unit 3:Legislation and Policy in Mental Health and Social Care

  • Mental health legislation
  • Amendments to the Mental Health Act 1983 in 2007
  • Care and control

Unit 4:Service Provision

  • Drugs
  • The economy
  • The role of the social worker

Unit 5:Managing Mental Health Problems

  • Physical treatments
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Cognitive therapy
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Complementary therapy

Unit 6:Service User Perspectives

  • The service user 'survivor' movement
  • Advocacy services for people with mental health problems
  • Carers and involvement
  • Volunteers in mental health

Why choose Open Study College

Trusted by over 73,000 students

Study from home, at your own pace

Discounts on selected courses

Expenses



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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Open Study College - First class home learning with a difference!

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