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05 Jun

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may predispose a young person to experience mental health difficulties, and treatment often requires modification to...

13 Jun

Family-Based Therapy for Anorexia Nervosa (FBT-AN) is recognised as the first line, evidence-based model of care for adolescents with anorexia nervosa...

19 Jun

Working with risk in young people presents complex challenges. You will learn and practice techniques from specific models such as the Chronological...

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This course explores mental health for children aged 0-12 years. It will help practitioners to identify the factors that support positive mental...


This topic covers mental health and physical conditions that commonly present in child and youth mental health, the general principles for assessing...


This topic discusses the structure of child and youth mental health services around Australia. It provides best practice service examples, and...

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