This MRes Mental Health: Cultural Psychology and Psychiatry gives you a sophisticated understanding of the impact of socio-cultural factors on mental health, mental illness and healthcare. It will enable you to work in a research or mental health care role in a multicultural setting, both here in the UK and abroad. You’ll have a global perspective on mental health, including recognition of the importance and challenges in working with culturally-diverse populations, as well as approaches and practices relevant to addressing these challenges. You’ll examine how cultural factors such as belief systems, values, practices and traditions can affect an individual’s mental health risk – and their resilience. You’ll also look at how migration, race and other cultural phenomena intersect to create mental health challenges and how these can be addressed in direct clinical practice and health care systems.You’ll gain the expertise to assess mental health problems and understand their origins and how to help recovery.You’ll also learn about research methods in social sciences, and undertake an original research project.By the time you complete the programme, you’ll be a skilled communicator, adept at expressing your ideas in spoken or written form.
- Four compulsory modules
- Dissertation (10,000 - 15,000 words)
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Degree requirementsA degree at undergraduate level in a relevant subject. A professional qualification and at least one year experience working in a related area will also be considered.Additional informationApplicants must be accepted onto the ESRC Doctoral Training Programme based at Queen Mary.
International20750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20750 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10250 GBP per year during 12 months.
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