Syllabus

DIPLOMA IN MENTAL HEALTH CARE AND COUNSELLING SYLLABUS

 

ModuleTopics
01.Definitions, concepts, dimensions and determinants

  • Life Style and Illness
  • Various kind of stress, impact of stress
  • Management of stress
  • Inter phase between neurology and psychiatry
02.Psychology

  • Perception
  • Thinking
  • Intelligence
  • Principles of Learning
  • Memory
  • Emotions
  • Personality
  • Psychological Changes during lifecycle
03.Social Psychology

  • Family dynamics/Social Units
  • Myths, misconceptions about Mental Illness
  • Stigma & Discrimination
04.Communication Skills

  • Basic Communication skills
  • Rapport Building
  • Interviewing skills
  • History Taking
05.Phenomenology
06.Mood Disorders
07.Anxiety disorders
08.Physical Health & Mental Illness
09.Addiction disorders
10.Psychosis
11.Old age Mental Health
12.Child and Adolescent Mental Health
13.Risk Behavior – Assessment & Management
14.Psychological Assessments
15.Counselling & Psychotherapy
16.Community Mental Health (CMH)

 

17.Psychosocial Rehabilitation

  • Introduction
  • Concept of Recovery
  • Rehabilitation Assessments
  • Formulating
  • Formulating Individualised treatment plan
  • Models of delivery in rehabilitation
  • Inpatient care
  • Outpatient care
  • Home based rehabilitation
  • Vocational training, Employment
  • Rehabilitation needs of specialist population
  • Working with families
  • Crisis Management

 

18.Ethics & Law

  • Ethics in Mental Health
  • Law & Mental Health

 

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