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In this program, you will acquire knowledge and understanding of how to work effectively with people with a mental illness, their carers and family members. You will access highly relevant courses based on the latest evidence-based research and collaboration with consumers, carers and mental health professionals.

Within our flexible online learning environment, you will study with fellow students from different professional backgrounds who bring a range of valued perspectives. Our recovery-based courses are designed for workers in various settings where mental health knowledge is essential. These include nursing, occupational therapy, psychology and social work, in roles as community support workers, peer support workers, consumer and carer consultants, rehabilitation workers, disability workers, housing officers, police liaison officers and people working in other mental health support roles.

Duration
1 year part-time
Requirements
  • Any Bachelor degree or higher, or
  • Related Certificate IV or Diploma and relevant work experience , or
  • Relevant work experience
Delivery mode
Online
Start date More start dates may be available, see full degree listing for details.
Trimester 1 - 24 Feb 2020
Trimester 2 - 6 Jul 2020
Time commitment
10 hours a week per course
Fees
$9,500 2020 indicative annual fee
Student support
24/7 Library resources
24/7 IT support
24/7 Tutoring access
Assessments
Online Some courses may require attending a supervised exam. View the course listing for details.

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