Adult Mental Health Conditions (8AAF073)

Adult Mental Health Conditions (8AAF073)

Level ~ Graduate Certificate
Teaching period ~ Semester 2
Type ~ Adult

This unit will develop knowledge of adult mental health conditions such as Obsessive-Compulsive Conditions, Eating Disorders and experiences such as problem gambling. A lived experience of mental health conditions will be explored along with evidence-based treatment approaches that draw on genuine collaboration.

Service delivery will be considered in the context of a recovery-oriented and strengths-based approach.


Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the unit, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of recovery-oriented and evidence-based approaches for working with people who adult mental health conditions

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Weekly Schedule
Week 1 Obsessive-Compulsive Conditions
Week 2 Eating Disorders
Week 3 Neurological and neurodevelopmental conditions
Week 4 Problem gambling
Week 5 Navigating adult mental health