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April 21, 2014
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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: $150.00 each

Location: Waterloo region | Exact locations will be announced prior to the module start dates

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.


Module 2: Depression and Other Mood Disorders in the Classroom
Online begins April 7, 2014 | In-class session Saturday, May 3, 2014 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 - 4 p.m.

Registration Deadline April 17, 2014

Module 3: Anxiety Disorders in the Classroom: Moving Beyond Helping Students Cope with Everyday Stress
Online begins May 5, 2014 | In-class session Saturday, May 31, 2014 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 - 4 p.m.

Registration Deadline May 16, 2014

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

Module 5: Body Image and Eating Disorders in the Classroom: When the Mirror Talks Back | TBA

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

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

Registration Process

For details on how to submit your registration, please refer to the registration form. Please note that registrations submitted by email with not be accepted. Receipts for credit card payments will be issued electronically unless otherwise requested. Phone 519.884.0710 x6036 for email Continuing Studies if you require additional information.

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.