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Mental Health Careers

Do you consider yourself to be a people person? Are you able to empathise and relate well to others? Do you pride yourself on being a good communicator? A career in the mental health industry could be a good fit your career.

Mental health courses teach students the skills needed to support the recovery of people with mental health problems, illnesses or psychiatric disability through the implementation of mental health practices, programs and activities. Overall, students of these courses gain a deeper understanding of human behaviour, as well as learn mental health principles and strategies.

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Mental Health courses

  • Certificate IV in Mental Health

    Certificate IV in Mental Health

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    Get the right training to work in mental health services when you sign up for the Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315) delivered by Upskilled. 

  • Diploma of Counselling

    Diploma of Counselling

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    Online, On Campus

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    Build professional skills in communication and start a career helping others with this practical online Diploma of Counselling (CHC51015) course from St Mark's National Theological Centre. 

  • Graduate Diploma of Counselling

    Graduate Diploma of Counselling

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    Online, On Campus, Blended

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    Accelerate your counselling career and build in-demand skills for people-focused work by studying this Graduate Diploma of Counselling course. 

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