to Mental Health
This course aims to foster an understanding of mental ill health, common Mental Health disorders and their impact upon the person and society. It will enable you to develop your own self-awareness about your own perceptions and understanding, of mental ill health.
It will address the ‘Ten Essential Shared Capabilities’ framework.
This course is for anyone who wishes to further their own knowledge and understanding of mental Ill health especially if working or coming into contact with vulnerable individuals in daily life.
Assessment 1: Students will take part in an assessed online forum via Moodle.
Assessment 2: Students will submit a reflective piece of work in which they will consider their own attitudes towards mental health and mental illness and their role in the reduction of stigma towards those experiencing mental ill health.
14th, 21st, 28th July and 4th August 10-4 pm