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Course Overview:

Learn to help and support individuals with “inner wounds” and urgently need treatment to cope with this Mental Health and Psychiatry Training Course. The importance and recognition of mental health problems have never been more visible in the UK healthcare system than it is now. Children, young people, and adults all require professionals to guide them during periods of neurological disorders and life-affecting conditions. With this intensive training, you will be capable of providing much-needed expertise in this area and find a path into a satisfying and necessary profession. The course contents have been filled with information and theories from industry experts and will quickly give you the impetus you need to succeed in any Psychiatry-driven role. This Mental Health and Psychiatry Training Course will coach you to understand and treat most of the mental health ailments that are encountered in UK healthcare. You will learn what constitutes “good” mental health and how to identify the symptoms of serious, as well as the role of Psychiatry in their treatment. The causes of the most common disorders are explained, as well as the levels of treatment needed for the different age brackets. You will be shown how stress and anxiety are a reason for many problems, the range of appropriate treatments for each case, and the UK laws that exist to protect those that are mentally vulnerable. The whole course can be taken from any online device and at times that are convenient for you. Enrol today and help support the nation’s mental wellbeing. 

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand how to improve mental wellbeing in an individual
  • Learn the different types of mental and psychiatric disorder
  • Discover the biological and environmental causes for specific disorders
  • Become proficient with treating depression and other emotional conditions
  • Be able to diagnose and treat anxiety disorders
  • Gain an innate understanding of schizophrenia and its causes
  • Attain knowledge of the best treatment and support needed for each condition
  • Know the contents of the UK Mental Health Act and all of its legislation 

Who Is This Course For?

This course is designed to help those in a professional or supportive role, where they will interact or treat individuals with diagnosed mental or psychiatric disorders. This may be in a community care capacity or healthcare basis. 

Career Path

This course is aimed at those working directly with individuals who may be diagnosed with mental health issues. As such, it covers the following careers and roles:

  • Professional Psychiatrist
  • Professional Counsellor
  • Mental Health Nurse
  • Medical Healthcare Professional
  • Community Care Worker 

Certificate of Achievement 

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement by the Quality Licence Scheme

An endorsed certificate will be issued for the learners as proof of their achievement after the completion of this course.
After successful course completion, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Only for £119 you can order and get endorsed certificates delivered to your home. International students have to pay an extra £10 as a postage charge. 

CPD Certification from HF Online

The learners have to successfully complete the assessment of this course to achieve the CPD certificate. Digital certificates can be ordered for only £10. The learner can purchase printed hard copies inside the UK for £29, and international students can purchase printed hard copies for £39. 


This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Academy for Health & Fitness will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website. 

Assessment Method

You have to complete the assignment questions given at the end of the course and score a minimum of 60% to pass the exam and to achieve Quality Licence Scheme endorsed certificates.
Our expert trainers will assess your assignment and give you feedback after you submit the assignment.

Course Curriculum

Module 01: Introduction to Mental Health
Introduction to Mental Health 00:23:00
Module 02: Mental Health and Disorder
Mental Health and Disorder 00:18:00
Module 03: Psychiatry Training
Psychiatry Training 00:24:00
Module 04: Reasons and Outcomes of Psychiatric Disorder
Reasons and Outcomes of Psychiatric Disorder 00:29:00
Module 05: Psychiatric Disorder in Children, Adolescents and Adults
Psychiatric Disorder in Children, Adolescents and Adults 00:22:00
Module 06: Common Psychiatric Disorders
Common Psychiatric Disorders 00:28:00
Module 07: Stress and Anxiety Disorder
Stress and Anxiety Disorder 00:22:00
Module 08: Personality Disorder
Personality Disorder 00:28:00
Module 09: Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia 00:23:00
Module 10: Treatment Methods
Treatment Methods 00:32:00
Module 11: Providing Mental Health Support
Providing Mental Health Support 00:18:00
Module 12: Legislations about Mental Health
Legislations about Mental Health 00:25:00
Assignment – Mental Health and Psychiatry Training 2 weeks, 5 days
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Mental Health and Psychiatry Training
  • 1 year
  • Number of Units14
  • Number of Quizzes0
  • 2 weeks, 5 days

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