Diploma in Child Psychology and Interventions is a mental health education programme that allows students to gain knowledge through the understanding and applications of child and adolescent psychology.
Designed by practicing mental health professionals who specialise in working with children and youths, this programme offers a unique pedagogy that blends both theory and practice.
Beyond common mental health issues, you will also be taught to identify children with special needs and how to intervene effectively to ensure their growth and development for optimal functioning and independence.
Childhood psychology and psychotherapy education are a unique branch of psychology and will be sought after by aspiring mental health practitioners and education leaders, given the pragmatism and societal demands.
Teacher-Student Ratio: 1:50
What You Will Learn
Delve into the major development stages of human growth, with emphasis on children and adolescents. Through contemporary case studies and analysis of
current mental health challenges, be equipped with the knowledge to identify and work with disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), depression, and anxiety that manifests differently at various stages.
You will also be introduced to popular approaches for children like Play Therapy and Art Therapy. Learn the science behind these interventions and how children are able to interact in such therapeutic environments for better self-expression and to develop problem-solving skills.
English language requirement
SGD 10,476 w/GST