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Health & Social Care

The School of Health & Social Care has over 12,000 students on courses ranging from national vocational qualifications to doctoral degrees. Education, training and research are delivered in a multi-professional environment which is essential for modern health and social care practice.

School of Health & Social Care facilities

The School of Health & Social Care has amazing purpose-built facilities simulating practice environments such as hospital wards, dental clinics and social care settings. See how students benefit and prepare for practice.

Mental Health/Learning Disabilities/Psychological Therapies

  Course title Qualification  
Advancing Assessment in Infant Mental Health* University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Advancing Collaborative Practice - Autism Spectrum Condition/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Approaches to Long Term Conditions and Medically Unexplained Symptoms for Cognitive Behaviour Therapists University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Approaches to Long Term Conditions for Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Assessment in Infant Mental Health* University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Clinical Supervision for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Practice University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Developing Positive Approaches to Supporting People whose Behaviour is Described as Challenging University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy University Certificate in Advanced Professional Development: View course
Dual Diagnosis: Coexistent Mental Illness and Substance Misuse University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Enhancing Contemporary Practice in Dementia Care University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Integrating Cognitive Behavioural Theory and Interventions in Mental Health Practice University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Low Intensity Assessment and Intervention Skills for Psychological Wellbeing Practice University Certificate in Advanced Professional Development: View course
Solution Focused Therapy* University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Structured Clinical Care for Individuals with Personality Difficulties and Disorders University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Supervision for Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Working with People with Autism Spectrum Conditions University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course

* Subject to University approval

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Health Education England in the North East Funding

Health Education England in the North East is currently reviewing its commissioned portfolio of education. Once we have confirmation of what has been commissioned we will advertise this on our website. Please note that where those programmes and modules that are not commissioned, applicants will have to fund themselves or gain funding from their employer.