Mental Health - CORAT Africa | Educartis

5 days
On Campus


Course Overview

Mental health is becoming an increasingly important aspect of health provision in health systems around the world. 
Anxiety ,depression and severe mental problems affect not only the individuals concerned but also their families and friends.
It is therefore important to understand mental distress and the ways it can be treated.

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

The course is designed to provide a strong foundation to participants in theoretical and practical aspects of mental health care.
By  the end of the course, the participants will be able to:
  1. Demonstrate a comprehensive awareness of common mental health disorders including the recognition of the range and complexity of presenting signs and symptoms.
  2. Demonstrate a critical understanding of differing perspectives, theories and interventions of mental health incorporating a bio-psychosocial approach.
  3. Develop an awareness of behaviour patterns associated with mental health illnesses.
  4. Identify the symptoms and behaviours associated with a range of mental health problems.
  5. Create an awareness of methods of managing mental health symptoms.
  6. Develop a range of skills with which to care for mental health sufferers.
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Certification obtained

Certificate of Completion

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When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

The course is designed for: 
  • Professionals in social and health professions
  • Anyone who has personal experience of mental health problems
  • Anyone with a general interest in this growing matter.

How do I apply?

Interested participants should contact Monica for booking on:
Cell phone: +254720 809 020/ 724 569 660/0721 517 952

Payment options

Total Cost: KES 49,000 (490 USD) Inclusive of Meals and Accommodation

How to Pay
You can pay directly  to the bank or through MPESA pay bill number which will be provided after admission.

Detailed course information

The course will cover topics such as: 
  1. Recognition and Identification of various mental disorders
  2. Understanding mental health and mental health
  3. Mental health practice and care
  4. Suicide and preventive treatment measures
  5. Managing violent patients
  6. Complex area of substance abuse
  7. Characteristic of normal and abnormal behavioural tendencies
  8. Range of personality disorders
  9. Phobias and neurotic behavior/signs and symptoms

Where and When


CORAT Africa

BOGANI EAST RD, Nairobi, Kenya

Course Provider

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Phone & Location
  • +254724569660
  • +254737029441
  • Bogani East Road, Catholic University of East Africa Entrance