NCFE CACHE Level 2 Understanding Children and Young People`s Mental Health
Mental ill health among children and young people is increasing.
Young people also suffer from diagnoseable mental health conditions, such as anxiety, conduct disorder and depression, with recent figures suggesting that this affects one in eight people aged 5yrs to 19yrs.
Therefore, support and understanding is vital for children and young adults. Three in four children and young people with a diagnosable mental health condition will not access the support they need .
This course will help and increase the candidates` awareness and knowledge of Children and Young Peoples Mental Health and explore an individuals vulnerability to developing mental ill health.
Vigilance , care and compassion can support individuals to successfully deal with challenges they face.
The course content for Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health consists of 5 units in 2 concise Modules
Module A : Unit 1 Understanding Children and young people`s mental health in context
Unit 2 The factors that may affect children and young people`s mental health
Module B : Unit 3 Understanding Children and young people`s mental health concerns
Unit 4 The impact of Children and young people`s mental health concerns
Unit 5 How to support Children and young people`s mental health concerns
This course is available online or as a paper-based submission.