Diploma of Mental Health
Spectrum Organization Association Inc, The
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Lawton||No||External, Flexible Delivery, Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It covers the role of workers who provide services to clients in relation to mental health issues. They can provide counselling, referral, advocacy and education/health promotion services. These workers are required to have high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting people with mental health issues, the range of services available to them and health issues related to mental health.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Provide systems advocacy services; Provide support to develop wellness plans and advanced directives; Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs; Work collaboratively with the care network and other services; Implement trauma informed care; plus more. Electives: Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs; Assess the needs of clients with problem gambling issues; Support counselling clients in decision-making processes; Counsel clients affected by domestic and family violence; Provide community focused health promotion and prevention strategies; plus more.
About Spectrum Organization Association Inc, TheEstablished in 1991, The Spectrum Organization Association Inc is a Registered Training Organisation. The provider believes everyone should have access to quality and accessible learning programs and that's why they design, build and deliver flexible training programs with student needs in mind. They facilitate training programs in their training room, in workplaces, on-line or a combination of on-line and face-to-face. Their on-line learning platform The Training Room is fast and accessible ensuring students can access learning materials, on any device and in a manner that suits them. Spectrum Training aims to assist students to achieve their learning goals. RTO code: 2441
DiplomaCourse code: CHC53315
- Flexible Delivery
- Full-time internal
- Part-time internal
20 Units: 15 core; 5 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Disability support workers provide care, supervision and support for people with disabilities in the home, residential establishments, clinics and hospitals. They also work with other health professionals to maximise the individual's physical and mental wellbeing. They also provide companionship and emotional support, and when possible promote independence and community participation.