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About the Course

In today’s world, mental illness and distress are common and these account for a significant burden of disability within our community. At the same time, there is a growing interest in understanding and enhancing positive mental health and wellbeing; particularly from developments in the fields of positive psychology and mental health promotion. Positive Psychiatry is a new term (Jeste et al 2016) that describes a dual approach to mental health, where we build strengths, supports and healthy lifestyles as well as treating illness and distress. In this course, we will explore different aspects of good mental health as well as provide an overview of the major kinds of mental disorders, their causes, treatments and how to seek help and support. The course will feature a large number of Australian experts in psychiatry, psychology and mental health research, and we will also hear from “lived experience experts”, people who have lived with mental illness, and share their personal stories of recovery. We take an evidence-based approach to a range of strategies that anyone can use to enhance their own mental health and that of others, from exercise and relaxation techniques through to the role of love, relationships and 'good' types of work. We cover topics from creativity and yoga through to psychiatric medications and psychotherapies....

Top reviews

PP
Jul 17, 2020

Excellent course specially in current scenario i.e. Covid 19 situation. This course helped me to understand not only my mental conditions but also my near and dear ones mental health and conditions.

JB
Feb 5, 2019

I learned what expected to learn from this course. I love the presenters and the manner of delivery. Resources abound too. I'm purchasing this course. I hope to meet you, guys in persons. Thank you.

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By Josafad F F

Sep 27, 2020

Just what I needed

By Camila S M

Sep 2, 2020

Loved this course!

By madhankumar.c

Jul 30, 2020

Very Good Subject.

By Cyrus K

Jun 5, 2020

Thank you so much!

By Greta G R F

Sep 19, 2020

Excellent Course!

By Abeera M

Aug 9, 2020

Excellent course.

By Reshma E A

Jul 22, 2020

Very well taught.

By Raphael T

Jun 9, 2020

Very good course.

By Cherrie

Jul 19, 2019

Amazing course ❤️

By David J G

Jan 6, 2019

Excellent course!

By Tan J F

Oct 22, 2018

Excellent course!

By Bouhalit N e h

Oct 13, 2020

thank u coursera

By Fanny d

Sep 22, 2020

that's wonderful

By Rohini W

Sep 19, 2020

Very nice course

By Olga J R H

Aug 27, 2020

Recomendadisímo!

By Manjula T

Jul 15, 2020

good explanation

By Rakshna.B

Jul 10, 2020

enjoyed learning

By RITESH G

Nov 26, 2019

Loved the course

By Rose

Apr 2, 2018

Quite insightful

By Ruben R P

Sep 15, 2020

Muy interesante

By Sridam D A L

Jun 19, 2020

Excelente Curso

By Sini C

Oct 22, 2020

awesome course

By riya g

Jul 2, 2020

amazing course

By ATNU P

May 10, 2020

A GREAT COURSE

By MONICA F M

Mar 13, 2020

Super usefull¡