University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Psychosocial Mental Health Care

Challenges and values of evidence based psychosocial practice, working with individuals who experience psychosis using cognitive and behavioural approaches; using structured approaches whilst working with and supporting families and carers.

Entry requirements

Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree or equivalent; furthermore they must have a health or social care professional qualification and be currently employed within that field working with adults with severe and enduring mental illness; students are required to have organisational backing to attend the course, be able to set aside 1 day per week for clinical practice and have a named suitably qualified clinical supervisor.

Course modules

Modules include: Working with individuals from assessment to formulation; valuing research (with a focus upon psychosocial intervention); working with individuals using therapeutic interventions; working with families and carers.

Assessment methods

Within the course each module is assessed against the learning outcomes using a variety of methods; these include: Essays, case studies and a structured portfolio.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 1 years
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01772 892400