Management of Mental Health Disorders in Primary Care
Welcome to the Management of Mental Health Disorders in Primary Care course. This course will reinforce your foundational, theoretical, and practical knowledge about the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental health disorders. In addition, students will learn how to improve referral protocols and respond to psychiatric emergencies according to the Mental Health Act (MHA) while also learning about mental health promotion strategies for common mental health disorders in primary care settings. This course also gives insight into mental health disturbances related to substance use disorders, including diagnostic criteria and available treatment options. It provides students with the basic skills needed to effectively contribute to the delivery and quality of healthcare for individuals and populations worldwide regarding the management and treatment of common mental health disorders in primary care settings.
- Teacher: Magali Collonnaz
- Teacher: Reisha Narine