Course details

Module code

6CL515

Module level

Level 6

Module credits

20 credits

Start date (usually)

September, January, May

Course length

10 weeks

Module description

About this module

In studying this module you will learn about how all people can experience a range of different forms and degrees of emotional and psychological distress and disorder. There is an even wider range of historically, politically, socially, and culturally informed ways of making sense of this experience. 

You will study a range of the issues and debates in how we have, and now do, diagnose and then treat people.  In addition, the module will also enable you to critically reflect on your work role and your workplace and on how you and your colleagues can work with people who experience distress and disorder in a facilitating way.

Who is this course for

This module is for health and social care practitioners whom wish to further inform their therapeutic practice within mental health practice. Practitioners can be any area of practice where individuals may experience some emotional issues or difficulties in their mental wellbeing.  

Course team 

Vicky Cockerill

Danielle Mills

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

How to apply

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact details

 
EnquiryEmailPhone
Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) lbr@derby.ac.uk +44 (0)1332 591992