Along with studying theoretical and practical course content in family dynamics, community mental health and crisis intervention, in the Mental Health Intervention program of Seneca College you will be introduced to practical applications of the latest research and develop an understanding of risk, protective factors as well as early intervention applications. This training will prepare you to provide expertise to individuals and families in need of support.
During your second semester, the unique ‘Community Outreach’ course challenges your abilities to innovate new practices in the field. You will be placed on a team with fellow students where you will develop original modules based on best practices in mental health detection, prevention and outreach thereby contributing to the expansion of mental health knowledge and practices to the broader community.
As a graduate of this program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, you are eligible to pursue Seneca’s Honours Bachelor of Community Mental Health (BCMH) degree program. Students need to apply on an individual basis and have their transcripts reviewed by the BCMH Academic Co-ordinator to determine the transfer credits that they would be qualified to receive.
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
- Practical applications
- Ability to use good judgment
When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:
- Front line service providers
- Public safety and corrections officers
- Emergency response and health practitioners
- Community and social service workers
More informationVisit official programme website
- Introduction to Mental Health
- Diversity: Building Resilience
- Community Outreach
- Dynamics of the Family
- Health Psychology
- Sociology of Health
- 8 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesHealth Sciences Clinical Psychology View 11 other Masters in Clinical Psychology in Canada
- Ontario university or college degree or college diploma or equivalent in community studies, health and public safety or a related program
- English proficiency for graduate certificates
International17611 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17611 CAD per year and a duration of 8 months.
National6428 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6428 CAD per year and a duration of 8 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.