MJRU-IDMHL v.1 Indigenous Mental Health Worker Major (AssocD)
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 in Indigenous Mental Health. 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 Rehabilitation Worker, Mental Health Worker or Mental Health Liaison Officer
|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|
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