Mental Health Psychosocial Interventions

Trinity College Dublin

Mental Health Psychosocial Interventions

Subjects taught

Structure & Delivery
Year One
Commences with a full week in September and thereafter one or two days per week for the remainder of the academic year (depending on whether the course is being undertaken full-time or part-time).

Year Two
Attendance at workshops throughout the academic year

A blended learning approach is utilised in the delivery of theoretical content which includes lectures, group discussions and self-directed learning. The assessment process is a combination of written and practical assignments.

Course Content

Postgraduate Certificate in Mental Health Psychosocial Interventions
NU7412 Deconstructing Theoretical Perspectives on Human Distress (10)
NU7418 Working with People Who Experience Psychosis or Related Experiences (10)
NU7419 Inter-Professional Family Work (10)

Entry requirements

Admission Requirements
The criteria for admission are that the candidate must
currently engaged in the mental health / mental illness field
normally hold an honours degree in a relevant discipline or otherwise satisfy the selection panel that they have the ability to complete and benefit from the programme

Those applying to do the PSI or CAFMH Diploma or MSc must be registered in clinical practice and have access to a clinical caseload.

Application dates

Closing Date: 30th June 2023


1 year part-time.

Enrolment dates

Next Intake: September 2023

Post Course Info

Career Opportunities
This course provides students with the necessary knowledge and skills to work with people who experience psychosis or related experiences. Graduates will advance their career prospects both in terms of promotion eligibility and post-graduate training.

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  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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