Child and Youth Mental Health Conditions 2 (8ACF051)

8ACF051 Child and Youth Mental Health Conditions 2

Level ~ Graduate Certificate
Teaching period ~ Semester 2
Type ~ Child & Youth

This module focuses on mental health concerns that often may arise in adolescence or earlier.  We will cover eating disorders, rule breaking behaviours, trauma, depression, and self-harm.

Students will be provided with opportunities to develop skills regarding maintaining currency with theory and practice relevant to child and youth mental health.

This unit starts from 6 September and finishes on 22 October 2021.


Learning Outcomes

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

  • Integrate current research findings with theory and practice relevant to child and youth mental health.

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Weekly Schedule
Week 1 Eating and sleeping problems
Week 2 Rule breaking
Week 3 Grief and trauma
Week 4 Depression
Week 5 Self harm