This course aims to provide learners with information regarding mental health issues and relevant legislation regarding individuals with these conditions. The learner will also discover the roles and responsibilities for those working with individuals with mental health problems. They will learn about the care planning process, duty of care towards vulnerable individuals, and different treatment options available.
What will I learn
This qualification covers:
Mental Health and Mental Health Issues
Principles of the Mental Health Care Worker
Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health
Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health and Social Care
Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental Health
How will I learn
Full access to online units for your directed study.
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.
A willingness to learn about mental health issues or the professional role of an individual supporting those with mental health problems.