Master of Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Victoria University

Course details

Level of study: Masters Degrees

Summary

We’re living in a time where the lives of children and adolescents are more complicated than ever. The demand for professionals in mental health has never been greater.

You can drive positive impact with VU Online’s Master of Child and Adolescent Mental Health — the only university qualification for child and adolescent mental health in Australia.

Gain work-based knowledge and skills to engage successfully with a range of children, adolescents, families, carers and clinicians across educational, therapeutic, community and clinical settings — including for diverse and vulnerable populations.

By exploring advanced care strategies, relevant treatment techniques, therapies and interventions, you’ll be able to create better mental health outcomes for children and adolescents.

You will also undertake research to contribute to our growing understanding of child and adolescent mental health, gaining valuable evidence-based skills and being empowered to drive inter-agency collaboration, as well as schools-based and family-focused interventions.?

Career options

With VU Online’s Master of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, you can enhance your skills and transform mental health services. You’ll gain in-demand, specialised skills in evidence-based assessment and intervention approaches in child and adolescent mental health. You can apply your skills in a range of educational, therapeutic, community and clinical settings.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
15,900 Per Year
Read more2,600 - 2,700 per unit. The total cost for all 12 units is 31,800.
30 Jan 2023
20 Mar 2023
01 May 2023
2 years
Read more2 years, part-time (minimum)

Online study
Victoria University
Footscray Park campus
70 - 104 Ballarat Road
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia

Entry criteria

Completed an AQF Level 7 Bachelor in a cognate discipline such as Health Science, Social Work, Psychology, Medicine, Counselling, Youth Work or Education; OR
A Victoria University Graduate Certificate in Mental Health; OR
A Victoria University Graduate Certificate in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.

Address

Victoria University
Footscray Park campus
70 - 104 Ballarat Road
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia
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