Advanced Certificate Course in Clinical Psychology

ONLINE SELF-STUDY ADVANCED CERTIFICATE COURSE IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY

Course Title              25 Hours Advanced Certificate Course in Clinical Psychology


Course Description:

Welcome to this 25 Hour self-study Internationally Accredited Advanced Certificate Course in Clinical Psychology, a comprehensive and engaging course designed to provide you with the latest theoretical knowledge in Mental Health and Clinical Psychology. Throughout this course, we will explore various aspects of Psychiatry and delve into its fundamental concepts, advanced techniques, and real-world applications.

Clinical psychology is the branch of psychology concerned with assessing and treating mental illness, abnormal behavior, and psychiatric problems. This psychology specialty area provides comprehensive care and treatment for complex mental health problems. In addition to treating individuals, clinical psychology also focuses on couples, families, and groups.

Our primary objective in this fast-track self-study Clinical Psychology course is to equip you with a solid foundation in the theoretical models and concepts of Psychiatry. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced professional looking to expand your expertise, this course will cater to your needs and help you achieve your learning goals.

During our educational and learning journey together, you will have the opportunity to:

  1. Gain a thorough understanding of the core principles and theories that underpin Clinical Psychology.
  2. Explore cutting-edge advancements and emerging trends in the field of Abnormal Psychology and Clinical Psychology
  3. Prepare for future opportunities, such as further education, career advancement, or entrepreneurship, in the field of Mental Health and Clinical Psychology.
  4. Reflect on your learning journey, celebrate your achievements, and gain the confidence to excel in Mental Health and Clinical Psychology.

By the end of this fast-track Clinical Psychology course, you will have gained a comprehensive understanding of Clinical Psychology and developed a sound theoretical knowledge base necessary to succeed in this dynamic field. Whether you choose to pursue further education, enter the job market, or embark on entrepreneurial ventures, this course will lay a strong foundation for your future endeavors.

We are excited to have you join us on this educational journey, and we look forward to helping you unlock your full potential in this unique Advanced Certificate Course in Clinical Psychology.

For whom (target group):            University undergraduate students in medicine, biomedical sciences, psychology, social work, science and health education teachers, paramedical and nursing students and nursesIf you’re considering a future career in health care, wellness, medicine, counselling, social work, psychology, psychiatry and Mental Health science then you may want to consider taking this comprehensive and fast-track online independent self-study Advanced Certificate level course.

Entry Requirements:                         Students and Graduates in any medical, nursing or science related field, Psychology or Social Work, Biomedical Sciences, Nurses and other healthcare students or practitioners / professionals and age not less than 21 years, and Fluency of the English language is essential.

Course Duration                      :           4 to 6 weeks (1.0 to 1.5 Months) – part time self-study

Total No. of Study Hours     :           20 Hrs. of flexible Independent Self-Study time

10 Course Modules / 30 Lessons:

Module-1: Introduction to Clinical Psychology
Lesson-1 Introduction to clinical psychology and its history
Lesson-2 Ethical and legal considerations in clinical practice
Lesson-3 Professional standards and guidelines

Module-2: Psychological Assessment and Diagnosis
Lesson-1 Psychometric assessment tools
Lesson-2 Diagnostic criteria for common mental disorders
Lesson-3 Case formulation and differential diagnosis

Module-3: Psychotherapeutic Interventions
Lesson-1 Overview of therapeutic approaches
Lesson-2 Therapeutic techniques and interventions
Lesson-3 Cultural competence in therapy

Module-4: Research Methods in Clinical Psychology
Lesson-1 Research design and methodology
Lesson-2 Data collection and analysis0
Lesson-3 Evidence-based practice in clinical psychology

Module-5: Developmental and Lifespan Psychology
Lesson-1 Psychological development across the lifespan
Lesson-2 Attachment theory and its application
Lesson-3 Age-specific clinical issues

Lecture-6: Psychopathology and Treatment
Lesson-1 In-depth exploration of specific mental disorders
Lesson-2 Pharmacological interventions and their role in treatment
Lesson-3 Integrating different treatment modalities

Module-7: Ethics, Law, and Professional Practice
Lesson-1 Legal and ethical dilemmas in clinical practice
Lesson-2 Boundaries and dual relationships
Lesson-3 Professional development and self-care

Module-8: Clinical Supervision and Consultation
Lesson-1 The role of supervision in professional growth
Lesson-2 Consultation and collaboration with other professionals
Lesson-3 Reflective practice and feedback

Lecture 9: Dissertation/Research Project
Lesson-1 Independent research project on a clinical psychology topic
Lesson-2 Research proposal, data collection, and analysis
Lesson-3 Dissertation writing and presentation

Module-10: Practical Placement and Clinical Experience
Lesson-1 Supervised clinical placements in diverse settings
Lesson-2 Building clinical skills and competencies
Lesson-3 Ethical considerations in practice

The current 2024 all-inclusive Course Fee for new Students is as follows:

For Non-IMH Students: Rs. 25,000/-

For Previous IMH Students: Rs. 20,000/- (Discounted course fee)

For Overseas / International Students: USD $85

Course fees has to be paid in full by cash, cheque, credit / debit card or via a bank transfer payment.

Final Course Assessment / Evaluation

There are only three separate assignments to be completed at home and submitted to the IMH for evaluation. Once a “pass” grade has been achieved for all three assignments the Internationally Accredited Advanced Certificate in Clinical Psychology and course transcript will be awarded to the registered student.

International Course Accreditation-1

This course is fully accredited by the Accredited Counsellors, Coaches, Psychotherapists and Hypnotherapists (ACCPH), UK

 

 

 

International Course Accreditation-2

This course is fully endorsed and accredited by the International Association of Therapists (IAOTH), Ireland

 

 

 

 

Course Registration / Enrollment

For course registration or further details please email us your request to enroll for this course by attaching your CV or including details of your academic and/or professional qualifications to: imh.colombo.sl@gmail.com