Perinatal Mental Health (8049NRS)

Health professionals supporting women experiencing perinatal mental health challenges will complete this course to better understand how evidence-based psychosocial interventions are applied to improve the emotional health of childbearing women, and how personal beliefs and attitudes impact upon their own ability to work with women. Furthermore, students will develop a greater knowledge of how to engage with First Nations women and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds experiencing perinatal mental health challenges.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 1A

Education and Nursing Courses will be charged at the Student Contribution band 1 rate. Transitional arrangements apply.

Usually available

Online Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables


Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last date to add a course
21 July 2019
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
8 September 2019

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (42444) Open Weeks 1 - 5, Mid-Trimester Break, 6 - Study week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.