Make a bigger difference and reshape the statistics in youth mental health.
It is estimated that one in five young people suffer serious mental health issues.* With that statistic on the rise, there is increasing demand for health and community workers who have the skills and knowledge to improve the mental wellbeing of young people.
The University of Melbourne's Youth Mental Health program features the only graduate courses in the world that are dedicated entirely to youth mental health.
Developed by leading experts, these courses give you access to the latest theory, research and evidence-based approaches. Flexible online delivery is designed to fit the schedule of busy, practising professionals.
Put yourself at the forefront of this field and make a positive impact on the young minds that need it most.
*Mission Australia’s 2019 report
Master of Youth Mental Health
Duration: 3 years part time
Intake: March & July
Qualification options: Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate
For health-care professionals working in a range of clinical and community contexts, this course draws on contributions by world-leading experts in the field to provide students with the latest theory, research and evidence-based approaches in this specialised area of mental health.
Graduate Certificate in Managing Youth Self Harm and Suicide
Duration: 1 year part time
Designed to equip the mental health workforce with the latest theory, research and evidence-based practice guidelines on the detection, prevention and management of self-harm and suicide-related behaviours in young people.
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