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Higher Mental Health Care For people interested in mental health, and also individuals who in the future might be interested in careers in nursing, social work, childcare and health. Level HE Duration and Mode Part-Time, from September to June for 4 hours weekly. Description Who is it for? Anyone who is interested in mental health, and also individuals who in the future might be interested in careers in nursing, social work, childcare and health. It might also interest future students of psychology, sociology and the social sciences What subjects are studied? Caring for People with Dementia Understanding Mental Health and Mental Illness What is Caring for People with Dementia? Types, causes and progress of dementia. Strategies and skills required to meet the needs of people with dementia. Assisting carers to cope with the stresses associated with caring for people with dementia This part of the course runs from September to February for 2 hours weekly What is Understanding of Mental Health and Mental Illness Meaning of Mental health and Mental Illness Programmes of mental health The effects of mental illness on human behaviour How the rights of individuals are maintained by current legislation Skills and attributes necessary for and effective mental health care worker. This part of the course runs from September to February for 2 hours weekly What is The Mental Health Care Project? An externally assessed project based on a case study and the above two modules. The project is written between February and June Progression Certificate in Community Mental Health Care Employment Campus Benbecula

Higher Mental Health Care For people interested in mental health, and also individuals who in the future might be interested in careers in nursing, social work, childcare and health. Level HE Duration and Mode Part-Time, from September to June for 4 hours weekly. Description Who is it for? Anyone who is interested in mental health, and also individuals who in the future might be interested in...

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