Sep 27, 2020
A very enlightening course. This opened my eyes a lot more to what Mental health is all about and how patients with diverse mental illness struggle through their journey to healing and recovery.
Apr 4, 2021
This course was excllent! Charmaine Williams created a well-rounded and easy to follow course that really helped me to think critically about the way our society interacts with mental health.
By Diane W•
Apr 11, 2020
Excellent Professor! Course is well presented and videos are easy to watch and learn concepts. I have taken several on line courses and the work on developing a comprehensive course is evident. Thank you for a great learning experience.
By Shawnna H•
Mar 18, 2022
This was a thorough course. I would recommend anyone going to the field of social services to take this course. It certainly helped with understanding the processes and the social determinants of health that impacts mental health.
By Lauren S•
Oct 24, 2021
I really enjoyed the course. I appreciate having the opportunity to learn and become more familiar with other areas and how mental illness/health has been affected in these communities. Thank you for offerring the course!
By MANDIRA Z•
Mar 1, 2021
brilliant, detailed and a very detailed view of how we treat mental illness as a society and what are the necessary actions required to treat mental illness through a social context.. This course has been an eye opener.
By Kristen T•
Nov 21, 2019
Absolutely love this course!! The professor provided very clear outlines for the discussions and assignments - I'm happy to end these 6 weeks with more knowledge about the social context of mental health and illness.
By SAKSHI C•
May 14, 2020
This course was extremely helpful in not only expanding my knowledge base but also to better understand my own surroundings. As an aspiring mental health worker, this certainly proved to be of significant value.
By Lily K•
Oct 2, 2021
A fantastic and engaging course. Some of the links need updating but it was easy to find them online. Thank you for providing this course! I learned so much and this brought some fantastic discussions forward!
By ALAN J•
Aug 10, 2021
This course is very well structured which is taught in an effective manner by an extremely knowlegable tutor. I will recommend everyone to complete this course as its socially relevant and really informative!
By olisa a•
Mar 20, 2021
This was quite a journey. The course was quite interesting, and thought provoking on so many levels. The instructor made is quite easy to understand. I look forwarded to being in one of her classes in person.
By Chathma P•
Aug 10, 2021
I think this course is extremely important to everyone, regardless of what you're into (business, science, art) It educates you on such important social and life skills that make LIVING so much easier!
By Maria M P V•
Apr 20, 2021
Amazing course, the materials are exciting, and the links between the topics are clear. Professor Williams's background and facilitation are superb. I recommend this course. Thank you for this journey!
By Zhou C•
May 23, 2017
Awesome course by Professor Williams who taught us a lot about how to consider health issues under the social context to explore the interaction between health and social factors.
By Jennifer E•
Oct 25, 2021
informative, educational and well presented. I am grateful for the opportunity to be part of this group and feel more equipped in my daily work life having completed this course
By Nishtha J•
Dec 11, 2019
An excellent course which can cater to all kinds of learners who are interested in mental health and its evolution over time along with the impact of society on mental health.
By Donovan L A B R•
Apr 25, 2017
The content and activities are very well designed and professional. I higly recommend thsi course to any person interested in learning more about mental health and illness.
By Kam L•
Jun 5, 2021
Excellent overview of historical and current status of mental health and illness. Also offers practical suggestions to encourage mental health and to support mentally ill.
By nath D•
May 5, 2021
Professor Charmine is awesome, her explanation was really good and calm, her inferences about how we as a society can do to improve our community was the cherry on top.
Nov 25, 2019
Great course if you want to think about how to develop an intervention in mental health in a small place while knowing the history of mental illnesses and treatment
By Venkataraman R•
Feb 26, 2021
I loved the course. I have learnt A LOT from this course and it has opened up a lot of new dimensions of life for me. My sincere gratitude to Professor Williams!
By Shravani B•
Feb 21, 2019
It was so structured and meaningfully engaging. Loved every part of it . Thank you Charmaine for bringing this course to coursera. Lots of best wishes to you.
By Claudia S•
Jul 6, 2022
very educational, the way the instructor introduced us to each topic was very easy to follow and it was very informative, I learned a lot with this class.
By Pooja R•
Dec 15, 2019
Charmaine Williams is a natural communicator and the course material is varied and detailed, however, I would prefer less video and more texts material.
By Stephany C O•
Jun 29, 2020
Very nice. A good opportunity to learn about mental health and illness and discover how these two concepts are seen in others places around the world.
By Feiying N•
Sep 7, 2021
The course covers a wide range of knowledge. It would be a wonderful choice for people who want to study in psychology, psychiatry or mental health.
By tanya w•
Sep 28, 2021
This course was very informative. I am dealing with a few mental health challenges and illness in my own family. This taught me quite a bit.