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Childhood Adversity - The Impact of Childhood Maltreatment on Mental Health

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About

Explore the connection between childhood adversity and mental health, and enhance your knowledge of mental health in young people with Childhood Adversity - The Impact of Childhood Maltreatment on Mental Health at FutureLearn.

Overview

We know half of all mental health conditions emerge before age fourteen, but there’s a need for a greater understanding of young people’s mental wellbeing.

Key facts:

On Childhood Adversity - The Impact of Childhood Maltreatment on Mental Health at FutureLearn, you’ll improve your understanding of how early adverse experiences can impact a young person’s mental health.

You’ll learn from world leaders in child development and hear from educators in disciplines like neuroscience and educational psychology.

Using evidence-based research, you’ll examine the different ways childhood trauma can influence an individual’s psychological state, educational outcomes and social difficulties.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Childhood adversity through the eyes of: A Clinician
  • Childhood adversity through the eyes of: A Neuroscientist
  • Childhood adversity through the eyes of: An Educator

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is designed for anyone who has an interest in learning about the impact of childhood abuse and neglect on mental wellbeing, as well as child development and psychopathology.
  • The course will be of particular use to those who work with or care for children who have experienced maltreatment, such as parents and carers, teachers, and social workers.
  • You do not need to be a professional or have formal education in child development or psychology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 21 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 21 days.

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  • Access to this course for as long as it’s on FutureLearn
  • A print and digital Certificate of Achievement once you’re eligible

Funding

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