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Wilfrid Laurier University Leaf
July 23, 2014
 
 
Canadian Excellence

Modules 2 - 7: Certificate in Mental Health Issues in the Classroom



Completion of Module 1 is mandatory for all participants who wish to take Modules 2 - 7 and must be completed prior to enrolling in Modules 2 - 7. Modules 2 - 7 can be taken in any order and participants can choose any or all of the modules of interest to them. 


Module Information

Format: Blended
Duration: Online, six total hours of study | one-day in-class session (two three-hour sessions)
Fee: $150 each

Location: Laurier's Waterloo campus

Content Contact: Kimberly Hird-Bingeman


Format Details 

The online portion will be available any time to participants who have registered through Continuing Studies.

The in-class sessions will focus on the practical application of information offered in the online portion of the module. Participants can anticipate extensive consideration of scenarios, case studies, sharing of experience from their practice and collaboration.

Modules 2 - 7 will be limited to 30 students per class.


Schedule

Module 2: Depression and Other Mood Disorders in the Classroom  |  October 2014
Online access opens September 26  |  In-class session scheduled for October 25

Module 3: Anxiety Disorders in the Classroom: Moving Beyond Helping Students Cope with Everyday Stress  |  May 2014

Module 4: Self-harm and Suicidality in the Classroom: Key Issues in Reducing Risk and Preventing Harm  |  July 2014

Module 5: Body Image and Eating Disorders in the Classroom: When the Mirror Talks Back  |  November 2014
Online access opens November 7  |  In-class session scheduled for December 6

Module 6: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and Substance Use and Dependence in the Classroom: The Impact of Addictions on Learning  |  February 2015

Module 7: Disruptive Behaviour Disorders and Psychotic Disorders in the Classroom: When Challenged Students Challenge You  |  May 2015


Withdrawal and Refund Policy

  • notice of withdrawal must be made in writing to Continuing Studies in-person, by mail, or by email
  • a full tuition refund, less 20 per cent, will be issued when notice of withdrawal is received up to two weeks prior to the start of the first session
  • after this point, no refunds will be issued

Please note that no refund of any sort will be given if the university is closed for any reason during your course.


Course Cancellation

Wilfrid Laurier University reserves the right to cancel a course in which there is insufficient enrollment. In the event of a cancellation, students will be informed and all fees will be refunded.