Graduate Diplomas

Professional Certificate in Mental Health Practice

1 year(part-time study options available)
100% online campus
Available to Domestic and International
Semester 1 entry

The Professional Certificate in Mental Health Practice outlines the knowledge, skills and attitudes required when individual members of the five main mental health professions work in a mental health service (nursing, social work, occupational therapy and other allied health fields, psychology and psychiatry), and aims to complement each of the professional groups discipline-specific practice standards or competencies and address the shared knowledge and skills required when working in a multidisciplinary mental health environment through critical analysis.

The curriculum incorporates the online content of the Mental Health Professional Online Development (MHPOD), building around the themes and topics that are contained in the MHPOD.

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The typical course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). If a course duration is less than one year, you will pay the indicative total course fee. Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.

Credit/Advanced standing

If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more