MJRU-INMHL v.1 Indigenous Mental Health Practitioner Major (BAppSc)
This major/stream is part of a larger course. Information is specific to the major/stream, please refer to the course for more information.
This Major provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to work as an Indigenous Mental Health Practitioner. It aims to empower and strengthen the well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach that encompasses traditional healing practices in the context of mental health best care and treatment modalities. This Major will provide students with comprehensive mental health strategies, skills, knowledge and treatment methodologies to engage and inter-relate with Aboriginal community mental health patients who may be suffering with a mental health illness.
Mental Health Practitioner
|Year 2 Semester 1|
|PUBH2004||v.1||Indigenous Australian Professional Practice and Leadership||30.0||25.0|
|INDH2006||v.1||Mental Health of Indigenous People||25.0|
|PSYC1000||v.1||Introduction to Psychology||3.0||25.0|
|INDH2007||v.1||Mental Health Law and Ethics||25.0|
|Year 2 Semester 2|
|INDH2008||v.1||Behavioural Science for Indigenous Mental Health Practitioners||25.0|
|MENT2000||v.1||Common Mental Health Disorders||1.0||25.0|
|INDH2009||v.1||Crisis Intervention, Self-Harm and Suicide Prevention||1.0||25.0|
|PSYC2003||v.1||Child Developmental Psychology||3.0||25.0|
|Year 3 Semester 1|
|MENT3000||v.1||Behavioural Perspectives of Mental Wellbeing||25.0|
|PHRM3002||v.1||Pharmacology for Indigenous Mental Health Practitioners||25.0|
|INDH3000||v.1||Indigenous Mental Health Recovery||25.0|
|INCD3000||v.1||Research Planning Processes for Indigenous Australians||4.0||25.0|
|Year 3 Study Period 7|
|INDH3001||v.1||Indigeneous Mental Health Practice 1||12.5|
|Year 3 Semester 2|
|INDH3002||v.1||Psychotherapy for Indigenous Mental Health||25.0|
|INCD3004||v.1||Research Reporting Processes for Indigenous Australians||30.0||25.0|
|INDH3003||v.1||Indigenous Mental Health Practice 2||37.5|
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