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CHC53315

DIPLOMA OF
MENTAL HEALTH

Kick start

At a glance 

Take the next steps to kick start your career in the community services or health industry with this advanced course that will advance you to work in a broad range of settings including the mental health sector. 

Study the Diploma of Mental Health (CHC53315) with our industry trainers to receive a competitive qualification to further students in their future endeavours and enable them for eligibility in university credits. Star College Australia provide all students with the guidance and assistance they may require to reach your full potential. Undertaking the The Diploma of Mental Health (CHC53315) reflects the role of workers who provide services to clients in relation to mental health issues. They can provide counselling, referral, advocacy and education/health promotion services. Completion of this course will allow students to advance their careers and provide them with the skills, knowledge and confidence to last a life time.

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Career Outcomes

Job Interview

Social Worker

Mental Health Worker

Occupational Therapist

Clinical Psychologist

Support Worker

Entry Requirements

There are no eligibility requirements to enrol in the Diploma of Mental Health (CHC53315). 

Course Requirements 

Successful achievement of the Diploma of Mental Health (CHC53315) requires participants to complete 15 core units and 5 electives, as listed below. Participants are also required to complete 160 hours of vocational placement in an approved setting

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Course Breakdown

Core Units 

CHCADV005

Manage legal and ethical compliance 

CHCDIV001

Manage work health and safety

CHCDIV002

Develop workplace communication strategies 

CHCMHS002

Manage and promote diversity 

CHCMHS003

Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services

CHCMHS004

Develop and implement services programs 

CHCMHS005

Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes

CHCMHS009

Reflect on and improve own professional practice 

Elective Units 

CHCAOD004

Assess needs of client with alcohol and other drug issues

CHCMHS001

Work with people with mental health issues

CHCDFV001

Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence

CHCCSL002

Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills

CHCCCS004

Assess co-existing needs 

CHCCSM004

Coordinate complex case requirements 

CHCCSM005

Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management 

CHCCCS019

Recognise and respond to crisis situations 

CHCMHS010

CHCMHS011

CHCMHS012

CHCMHS013

CHCPOL003

CHCPRP003

HLTWHS004

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