Psychosis (8ASF022)

Psychosis (8ASF022)

Level ~ Graduate Diploma
Availability ~ To be announced
Type ~ Lifespan Unit

This unit will develop knowledge of the experience of psychosis, including Bipolar Disorders, Schizophrenia and related conditions. A lived experience of psychosis 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:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of recovery-oriented and evidence-based approaches for working with people who experience psychosis, including Bipolar Disorders, Schizophrenia and related conditions.

Weekly Schedule
Week 1 Understanding psychosis
Week 2 Bipolar Disorders
Week 3 Schizophrenia and related conditions I
Week 4 Schizophrenia and related conditions II
Week 5 Schizophrenia and related conditions III