Hans Selye first used the term ‘stress’ in relation to human psychophysiology, Stress or more properly, a stressor, is an external pressure which is brought to bear upon an individual.It can either be
The course is designed to provide a strong foundation to participants in theoretical and practical aspects of mental health care. The course will comprise of
- Recognition and Identification of various mental disorders
- Counselling techniques
- Psychological interventions
- Family interventions
- Psychosocial rehabilitation
- Community care
This course will open opportunities for employment in various mental health care settings in the country which could include out-patient, day-care, sheltered workshops or in-patient care settings.
Duration: 12 months starting July 2016
Face to face classes at SCARF, Anna Nagar on every Friday (2 – 5 pm) and Saturday between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm.
Reading materials will be sent on line. Interim evaluations will be done periodically. Final examination will be conducted at the end of the course.
Fees: Rs 60,000 (Sixty thousand). Can be paid as a single instalment or in two of Rs. 30,000.
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