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Understanding Depression and Low Mood in Young People

Organisation: 
University of Reading
Start date: 
06 Nov 2017
End date: 
31 Dec 2017

This free course, aimed at parents and professionals, is being offered as a guide to helping identify and deal with depression and low mood amongst teenagers and young people. The course will help them to recognise low mood and depression, understand CBT – an evidence based treatment, discover practical techniques to help support young people and, and access sources of further advice.

It is taught over 3 hours a week for a length 5 weeks, each covering a different aspect of addressing mental health and healthy behaviours among young people. You will be guided by 5 psychologist and child welfare professionals throughout the course.

Sign up for it here.

Type of learning: 
Scheduled
Topic(s): 
parenting
Psychosocial support
Professional guidance
Target professionals: 
Academia
Health care
Psychologist
Psychiatrist
Doctor
nurse
Non-governmental Organisation (NGO)
NGO worker
social worker
Teacher
Language(s) of the materials: 
English

This project is funded by: