Our CHC53315 - Diploma of Mental Health is:
- Austudy Approved
- Has Flexible Payment Options
- Is Trained by Experienced Managers with Leadership Experience
- Provides you with Ongoing Support
- Is Delivered Online - Study from anywhere!
Our CHC53315 - Diploma of Mental Health comprises 20 units (15 core units and 5 elective units) and 160 hours of supervised work placement completed within 12 months. You will learn the high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting people with mental health issues, the range of services available to them and health issues related to mental health.
Our CHC53315 - Diploma of Mental Health is designed for people wishing to provide counselling, referral, advocacy and education/health promotion services within the Mental Health sector. Are you already working in the field but would like a formal qualification? Ask us about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Our CHC53315 - Diploma of Mental Health is delivered online over 12 months with the requirement of completion of written assessments and 160 hours of supervised work placement. You can start your CHC53315 - Diploma of Mental Health course online anytime and study when and where it suits you.
All students are required to complete written assessments in their own time your trainer will advise you of due dates.
Students applying for this qualification will need to show academic suitability. This can be done by providing a copy of a Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate), or evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) Certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English). If you don’t have any of the above, you will be required to sit an Entry Interview and you may be required to complete a language and numeracy test.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|CHCADV005||Provide systems advocacy|
|CHCMHS011||Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing|
|HLTWHS004||Manage work health and safety|
|CHCMHS009||Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs|
|CHCCSL001||Establish and confirm the counselling relationship|
|CHCCSL007||Support clients in decision making processes|
|CHCCSL003||Facilitate the counselling relationship and processes|
|CHCMHS005||Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drug issues|
|CHCMHS013||Implement trauma informed care|
|CHCCCS017||Provide loss and grief support|
|CHCCCS018||Provide suicide bereavement|
|CHCPOL003||Research and apply evidence to practice|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|CHCMHS003||Provide recovery orientated mental health services|
|CHCMHS002||Establish self-directed recovery relationships|
|CHCMHS012||Provide support to develop wellness plans and advanced directives|
|CHCMHS004||Work collaboratively with the care network and other services|
|CHCMHS010||Implement recovery oriented approaches to complexity|