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IMHA 510 Foundations for Practice

Effective date: September 2014

This course provides students with foundational knowledge to support individuals and families experiencing mental health and substance use challenges. Students critically evaluate current frameworks of practice and service delivery with a focus on interprofessional practice. Students are introduced to issues of multiculturalism, diversity, and equity and explore strength-based, collaborative, recovery-oriented approaches in mental health and addiction services.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
22 lecture hours and 98 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

IMHA 511 Therapeutic Relationships

Effective date: September 2014

This course introduces learners to effective counselling skills and strategies to facilitate recovery and change. It includes the study and application of advanced communication skills to establish effective therapeutic alliances. The influence of personal values, beliefs, and effectual use of self are examined.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
8 lecture hours and 112 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

IMHA 512 Assessment and Planning

Effective date: September 2014

This course presents an overview of the knowledge and skills needed to assess acute and persistent mental health and substance use challenges. Applying a biopsychosocial lens and strength-based collaborative approach to assessment, students learn to conduct a social history, develop a written biopsychosocial assessment, and create a plan that matches services to the goals and needs of the individual.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
12 lecture hours and 108 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

IMHA 513 Interventions and Counselling Strategies

Effective date: January 2017

This course introduces students to evidence-based practices and effective counselling strategies to support recovery from mental health and substance use challenges. Through the use of case studies and experiential learning, students acquire skills and competencies to facilitate recovery. Students will learn specific approaches including stages of change theory, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioural therapy, trauma-informed practice, and relapse management.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
12 lecture hours and 108 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

IMHA 514 Interprofessional Practice

Effective date: September 2014

This course focuses on skills, knowledge, and values necessary for interprofessional practice in mental health and substance abuse services. Students will examine the responsibilities and obligations of the professional with emphasis on self-reflective and ethical evidence-based practice, including legislation and policies affecting the care of persons with mental health and/or substance use challenges.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours and 70 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$518.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

IMHA 515 Practicum

Effective date: February 2017

Students will develop an advanced level of practice by integrating newly acquired knowledge and skills in acute, tertiary or community settings. Students will experience interprofessional collaboration as they apply skills and knowledge to assessment, treatment, recovery, and change processes with individuals experiencing mental health and substance use challenges.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
48 seminar hours, 260 practical hours and 28 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$777.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

Effective date: January 2018

Students will develop an advanced level of practice by integrating newly acquired knowledge and skills in acute, tertiary or community settings. Students will experience interprofessional collaboration as they apply skills and knowledge to assessment, treatment, recovery, and change processes with individuals experiencing mental health and substance use challenges.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
48 seminar hours, 260 practical hours and 28 online instruction hours total
Tuition
$777.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions.

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