NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in Mental Health
Training Provider: TheSkillsNetwork
Address: 10-16 Abbey Court
City: Selby
County/State: North Yorkshire
Country: United Kingdom
Price: £99.00
Date Added: December 9, 2013
Listing Expires: 260 Day(s)
Link To Website: http://www.theskillsnetwork...
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Course Description:
This qualification is especially useful to those already working in the sector, but will also be beneficial to anyone who wishes to get an introduction into understanding the issues involved when working with people with mental health problems, to develop a career in the future. By completing the course, learners will build up achievements in a way which is appropriate and meaningful.

The course is completed using paper-based books with online assessments.Your knowledge will be assessed through a series of short answer questions with no examinations.

This course is split into manageable units. These are:

Unit 1: Mental health and mental health issues

Learners will look at the background to mental health issues and the legislation surrounding mental health problems and illnesses.

Unit 2: Introduction of duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people's settings

The implications of duty of care will be introduced in this unit and learners will look at resolving dilemmas and responding to complaints that may arise where there is a duty of care.

Unit 3: Valuing equality and diversity

This unit investigates inequality and stereotyping and allows learners to identify the differences between discrimination and prejudice.

Unit 4: Approaches to care and management in mental health

Learners will gain an understanding of the care planning process, the aspects of good practice in care planning, the key components of a risk assessment and the agencies involved in the care process.

Unit 5: Understanding change and support in relation to mental health

This unit explains how mental health change occurs and the role of others in supporting mental health change. Different treatment options will also be investigated.

Understanding Working in Mental Health course