About this program

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

This program is not available to International students.

This program equips you to work in a changing social policy and practice environment for the provision of services for people with mental illness and psychiatric disability in Australia and overseas. You will learn about the emerging community needs in multidisciplinary and collaborative professional roles within the mental health workforce to deliver mental health services in a diversity of settings. This program offers community and recovery based courses through off-campus study and is targeted at a range of workers in the mental health arena including nursing, allied health professionals and health workers such as community support workers, disability workers, housing officers, police liaison officers and other mental health support roles.

This program belongs to a suite of postgraduate programs.

Program code Program title Campus Intake
3232 Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Practice (this program) External Semester 1 only
4171 Graduate Diploma of Mental Health Practice External Exit point only
5625 Master of Mental Health Practice External Semester 1 only

Note: Progression through this postgraduate suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.