The Graduate Diploma in Mental Health aims to expand allied health clinicians’ knowledge and skills in mental health practice with evidence-based knowledge and practice enabling immediate application/translation in the workplace.
Graduates of the program should be able to:
Evaluate issues and challenges confronting mental health practice
Conceptualise new and creative approaches to clinical practice to support service delivery in culturally diverse health care contexts
Connect theory, practice and research with regard to mental health practice
Understand and use innovative solutions in contemporary health care
Contribute to values based professional practice in dynamic and challenging environments.