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Psychology of Everyday Life - Mental Health Issues

Learn about the mental health issues confronting children, adolescents, and young adults from this free online course.

Psychology
Free Course
This free online course, Psychology of Everyday Life - Mental Health Issues, will guide you through the strategies of managing various psychological issues in today's society. Learn about the mental health issues confronting children, adolescents, and adults in society. Start this course today and improve your expertise in understanding and managing mental health issues.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

Psychology of Everyday Life - Mental Health Issues is a free online course that will enable you to gain insight into the behavioral and mental health issues confronting the members of society. This course will guide you through the mental health challenges faced by children and adults in the world of psychology and other related fields. You will begin the course with a discussion on issues confronting young adults, mental illnesses, and the effects of mental health on marriages.

Next, the course will discuss several issues highlighted in the National Mental Health Survey. You will study the forms of depression, ways of managing depression, and different types of anxiety disorders and personality disorders. Then, you will discuss various factors affecting the developmental behavior of children into adolescence. Finally, you will learn about common mental illnesses affecting children such as learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, and impairments.

This free online course will help you explore the plethora of mental health issues prevalent in society and the strategies for managing them in children and adults. This course will be of special interest to students, care providers, parents, teachers, and health professionals concerned with improving the mental well-being of the members of society. Sign up for this course today and improve your knowledge of psychology and mental conditions.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:


  • Discuss the various perspectives of mental health
  • Outline various mental illnesses prevalent in society
  • Identify the various types of depression affecting mental health
  • Evaluate strategies for managing issues affecting mental health
  • Describe the core symptoms of psychosis in young adults
  • Discuss how the brain grows and functions in the formative years
  • Indicate the stages of development and associated behavior
  • Outline various mental illnesses affecting children in society

Certification

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