Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

POPLHLTH 208 - Mental Health Development

15 Points

Semester 2


The importance of mental health to overall health and well-being is explored. Major threats to mental health are reviewed, and contemporary responses to mental ill health are placed in historical perspective. Current theory, research and practice related to mental health development, which includes both recovery-based approaches and mental health promotion practice (ie, promotion of well-being) at the community and population levels are reviewed.


Prerequisite: POPLHLTH 102

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