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Child and Adolescent Psychology and Neuroscience in Practice PG Dip

Boost your career with a UCL Practice PG Dip in Child Mental Health. Acquire essential skills online to support and enhance child development, positioning yourself as a leader in transformative mental health practices.

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  • Level

    PG Diploma
  • Duration

    1 Year Full-time and 2 Years Part-time
  • Language

    English

Child and Adolescent Psychology and Neuroscience in Practice PG Dip

  • PG Diploma

  • 1 Year Full-time and 2 Years Part-time

  • Cultivate your skills in child mental health with a UCL Practice PG Dip

    Understanding and managing child mental health is crucial today. The UCL Practice PG Dip equips you with the knowledge and skills to lead and innovate in this essential field.

    Develop skills in child mental health interventions

    You’ll learn to tackle common mental health issues in children and adolescents.

    Gain practical skills in evidence-based approaches like CBT, mentalisation, and psychoanalytic methods for effective intervention.

    Address the effects of trauma and adversity

    Understand the impact of trauma on child development as you master strategies for fostering resilient educational environments.

    These modules enhance your professional abilities, empowering you to support young individuals effectively.

    • A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required.

    • Alternatively, a lower second-class honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard will be considered if supported by professional experience in a relevant setting.

    This PG Dip from UCL combines cutting-edge educational methods with hands-on training to prepare you for leadership in child mental health. Upon completion of this degree, you will: *Identify and understand common mental health issues in children and adolescents.Apply evidence-based approaches such as CBT, mentalisation, and psychoanalytic methods to effectively intervene in various scenarios.Recognise the impacts of trauma and adversity on child development and implement strategies to create supportive environments. Utilise trauma-informed care principles within educational settings to foster resilience and support. Enhance your professional skills to provide essential support and make a meaningful impact in the lives of young individuals.

    Child and Adolescent Psychology and Neuroscience in Practice PG Dip

  • PG Diploma

  • 1 Year Full-time and 2 Years Part-time

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