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Information Evening: Certificate Mental Health in the Community
Gain an NFQ Level 6 Award! Monday 14th May 2018 at 6:30pm. West Cork Campus, Skibbereen, Cork. All Welcome!
A partnership development between Mental Health Ireland and Adult Continuing Education, The Certificate in Mental Health in the Community is a new and innovative part time programme designed for the community participant, to enhance the participant’s knowledge, skills and values in respect of mental wellbeing and recovery. We will offer this programme in various locations across the country from September 2018, including the College of Commerce West Cork Campus in Skibbereen.
The Programme explores what can work for people who experience mental health difficulties in supporting personal recovery. It examines contemporary debates in the field of mental health with a focus on recovery approaches and frameworks. It looks at good practice in mental health promotion and suicide prevention across a range of services and community based initiatives. It explores concepts of mental health, and considers community based educational and support options for mental health recovery.
The Certificate is a part-time programme offered by Adult Continuing Education in association with Mental Health Ireland. Mental Health Ireland