Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

POPLPRAC 754 - Infant, Child and Adolescent Primary Mental Health

15 Points

Semester 2


Provides an overview of the recognition and primary care management of mental health in the under-eighteen age group. A clinically focused course for primary care practitioners. The content covers attachment, early intervention, development, risk assessment, resilience and families. Topics include depression, anxiety disorders, substance use, eating disorders, first episode psychosis, pain, somatic presentations, disruptive behaviour disorders and common behavioural problems.

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POPLPRAC 754 course outline
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