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Certificate in Mental Health & Addiction Support

4.75 out of 5 based on 8 customer ratings
(8 customer reviews)

$495.00 plus GST

What can be done to help anyone with mental health issues?

We often hear about mental health issues, mental illness and psychological disorders, but what do we actually mean by good mental health? This online course helps you understand the signs, symptoms and possible treatments of adult mental health problems. It also covers prevalent issues of drug and alcohol addictions and the available treatments and recovery support.

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Product Description

Key Benefits

  • Understand the signs, symptoms and possible treatments of adult mental health problems
  • Build your confidence and skills when relating to people with mental health issues
  • Delivered by a specialist in psychology and mental health
  • Complete online in your own time, at your own pace
  • Receive a FREE 12-month membership to the International Association for Counselling

Meet your tutors:

Maya Light

Maya LightMaya is a provisionally registered clinical psychologist with a genuine passion for her subject. She has a lifelong thirst for knowledge, particularly when it comes to understanding how we perceive the world around us. Since achieving her psychology degree in 2007, she has tutored a number of courses for psychology students, and run workshops and support groups for people with eating disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), anxiety and depression.

 

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Tamara

Tamara has always enjoyed helping people to achieve their goals. She has a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from the University of Auckland, double majoring in Psychology and Neuroscience; and she is planning on pursuing her PhD in Clinical Psychology.

 

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Tara

Tara is originally from Ireland, but has been living in Australia and New Zealand for the last few years. She has a Bachelor of Science with Honours from Liverpool John Moores University School of Law. She specialised in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice, and volunteered with domestic violence charities back in Ireland.

Course Summary

Assessments: Includes case studies, quizzes and written assessments.

Delivery and support: Online with expert tutor support via email or phone.

Duration:  100 hours. Learn at your own pace, but ideally complete in 10 weeks.

Career Academy Level: 4

About the developers: This course has been developed and delivered by highly qualified psychologists with many years working experience.

This course includes the following modules:

1. Introduction to mental health issues
2. Depression and related conditions
3. Schizophrenia
4.  Antisocial personality disorders
5.  Eating disorders
6.  Dementias
7.  Helping yourself with mental health issues
8.  Support options and services for mental health issues
9. Prescription drugs for schizophrenia and affective disorders
10. Addiction support - treatment for drug and alcohol abuse

Accredited by ICOES

ICOES, the International Council for Online Educational Standards guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from a reputable training organisation. ICOES is the accrediting body that establishes, monitors and continually develops the educational standards of online teaching institutions.

Receive a FREE 12-month student membership to the International Association for Counselling:

What our students say:

★★★★★ "Easy to navigate. Easy to submit assignments. Fast tutor follow up where needed! Thanks Career Academy!!" Amanda Soar

★★★★★ "Nothing could be improved I love studying with The Career Academy. Love the ability to study at home anytime I want to." Alena Perkin

Investment:  $495 + GST or only $25 per week with our interest free payment plan.

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8 reviews for Certificate in Mental Health & Addiction Support

  1. 4 out of 5

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    I want to work in the addiction side of counselling more than any other part of it. I found this course to be exactly what I am looking for to study, flexible and short enough to be a good starting point to ease into learning.

  2. 5 out of 5

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    Have not talked to the tutors yet, enjoying the course!

  3. 5 out of 5

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    Easy to navigate. Easy to submit assignments. Fast tutor follow up where needed!
    Thanks Career Academy!!

  4. 5 out of 5

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    I think everyone is very helpful and iI enjoy studying through you guys. All my queries are attended to within minutes!!

  5. 5 out of 5

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    Great .. Although ive just started i love this way learning..

  6. 4 out of 5

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    It’s been pretty helpful.

  7. 5 out of 5

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    Course is excellent. Finding it takes a bit longer than others as it is quite detailed. The course is challenging which is really enjoyable.

  8. 5 out of 5

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    Nothing could be improved I love studying with The Career Academy. Love the ability to study at home anytime I want to.

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The Career Academy is an Approved Training Organisation, certified by the New Zealand Bookkeepers Association, Xero, MYOB, Reckon, New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants, International Live Events Association, Accountants and Tax Agents Institute of New Zealand and the Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand. The International Association for Counselling has approved us as an Education Institute Member and the Institute of Hospitality has endorsed our Hospitality & Tourism courses. We are also an Approved Training Employer, certified by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand and have been approved as a CPA Australia Recognised Employer Partner. Many of our courses are Internationally accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Educational Standards, which guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from an ethically run training organisation. The Career Academy is Internationally Recognised by the International Accreditation & Recognition Council and is a Registered Service Provider with NZTE Regional Business Partners Network.