Mental Health Care

Across Australia, there is a growing demand for nurses with expertise in mental health.

Advance your current mental health nursing practice and develop your capacity to deliver holistic care and complex mental health interventions.

Qualified mental health nurses are needed in both inpatient and community settings across rural, regional and urban areas. They play a key role in assessment, recovery and treatment planning for consumers and their families.

Our postgraduate courses are developed in close collaboration with industry and will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a specialist mental health nurse. Your specialist skills will enable you to provide holistic nursing care and advocate for best practice in your workplace.

Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing Practice

Mode: 100% online
Duration: 1 year full time / 2 years part time
Intakes: January and July

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Linda is a University of Melbourne Nursing graduate

Meet Linda - Mental Health Nurse

Mental health nurse Linda says the profession has come a long way since she started nursing.  Watching people recover and regain connections with their lives is still her greatest satisfaction.

Read her story

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