Prepare for a career in mental health
You will learn the fundamental components of addictions and mental health issues, promotion and prevention, pharmacology, and social treatment approaches.
As a student within the Addictions and Mental Health program of Fanshawe College, you will feel confident using intervention techniques, educate individuals through knowledge exchange, work collaboratively in teams and build wholistic relationships.
Prepare for a career as a mental health worker by gaining hands-on experience through a capstone and field placement within addictions and mental health. Students will have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills while working collaboratively with various professionals.
Graduates of the program can advance their employment as: an Addictions Crisis Worker, Withdrawal Management Counsellor, Addictions Counsellor, Substance Abuse Counsellor, Case Manager, Community Support Worker, Coordinator/ Psychogeriatric Case Manager, Counsellor/Group Facilitator, Mental Health Support Worker, Outreach Services Advisor, Rehabilitation Services Case Manager, Residential Care Worker, Youth Worker.
- Fundamentals of Addictions
- Fundamentals of Mental Health
- Professionalism in Person Centred Care
- Promotion & Prevention
- Lifespan Development
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Ontario College Diploma, Ontario College Advanced Diploma, Degree, or equivalent
- Acceptable combination of related work experience and post-secondary education as judged by the College
- Five years of work experience in the community services industry as judged by the College to be equivalent
- Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English
International15840 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15840 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
National3762 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3762 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.