Define mental health and mental illness
Describe the causes, symptoms and treatments for various mental health issues
Understand how mental health issues are assessed
State the ways that people with mental health issues can be supported professionally and empathically
Understand the link between mental health and homelessness
Describe causes, symptoms and treatments for depression
Describe causes, symptoms and treatments for anxiety
150 students in 28 countries!!! This is a comprehensive introduction to the area of mental health, suitable for anyone with an interest in the area of mental health and illness. It is especially suitable for staff who work with people experiencing mental ill health, or for people with friends or family members who experience mental ill health. Comprised of PowerPoint focused presentations, face to face presentations, audio files, handouts and recommended articles for further information. The course does not require that the student have any previous knowledge or experience in the area of mental health, just an interest or a need to know.
You can view and review the lecture materials indefinitely, like an on-demand channel.
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