An Introduction to Psychological Disorders-Level I

Basic symptomatology of the psychological disorders explaining psychological perspectives, conceptualization of various psychosocial factors precipitating and maintaining factors in the course of the illness, assessment and management procedures.

Arooj Maqsood

8 weeks long

Workload: 3-4 hours/week

To Know about Course details and Commencement dates Text the Course No and Your Email ID to 0091 9600 8000 20 or email us at psy.courses@gmail.com    Eg;  008 SPACE xyz@gmail.com to 09600800020

 
About the Course

The course is aimed at familiarizing the trainees with the understanding and conceptualizing of some common psychological disorders. It includes in-depth knowledge of disorders, their etiological factors, assessment and management.

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About the Instructor(s)

Arooj Maqsood has a background of Clinical Psychology. She has diverse experience of dealing clients having different psychological disorders. She is motivated and much enthusiastic to share her knowledge and understanding of psychological disorders that have roots in our society in terms of their etiology.

Course Format

Offline and online mode of training with voice assisted Powerpoint presentations and a manual provided at the start of the course. The participant will have a week’s time to master one particular module of the course and he/she can contact the trainer either through email/ chat or video chat for any clarifications.

Each module will have it own activity and a pragmatic paper for better understanding. 

Course Objectives
  • Will help trainees to identify the key features of the psychological disorders.
  • Trainees should be able to apply assessment procedures for a specific disorder.
  • Trainees should be able to carry out differential diagnosis of psychological disorders.
  • Trainees should be able to carry out therapeutic procedures and devise management plans for different disorders.
Course Fee
Category
Individual Participants from India (in Indian Rupee)
Group Participants from India
(minimum members in a group is three) (in Indian Rupee)
Individual Participants from Rest of the world (in US Dollars)
Group Participants from Rest of the world (minimum members in a group is three) (in US Dollars)

Member of Psykology.in

Rs. 1,500/-

Rs.1,200/- per participant

US$ 25/-

US$ 22/- per participant

Non – Members
(click here
to become a member)

Rs. 2,000/-

Rs. 1,700/- per participant

US$ 30/-

US$ 27/- per participant

         
Important Dates
  • Participant Capacity is Limited to 12 per batch.
  • To Know about Course details and Commencement dates Text the Course No and Your Email ID to 0091 9600 8000 20 or email us at psy.courses@gmail.com Eg; 008 SPACE xyz@gmail.com to 09600800020
Learning Kit
  • Reference materials
  • Powerpoint presentations
Trainer’s Support
  • Voice Associated Powerpoint Presentations
  • Pragmatic Paper to assess understanding at the end of each session
  • Case Illustrations
  • Additional Reference Documents (on request)
  • Sessions through Skype for discussion and clarification (on request)
  • Additional support through email / chat during the course period
Course Syllabus

Week 1:               Perspectives in mental health and illness

Week 2:               Anxiety disorders

Week 3:               Somatoform disorder

Week 4:               Mood disorders

Week 5:               Eating disorders

Week 6:               Adjustment disorders

Week 7:               Psychosis

Week 8:               Sleep disorders
Recommended Background
  • Undergraduate or Post graduate students of psychology
  • Teachers or counselors
  • Those who are interested in understanding various psychological disorders
Suggested Readings
  • References will be provided during course work.
Course Plan
  • Eight sessions
  • Eight weeks
  • Powerpoint presentations with associated audio
  • Activities and assignments to understand the course in better way
  • Discussion through mail/chat/ skype (on request)
  • Pragmatic assessments at end of every week
Learning Outcome
  • Trainees shall be able to identify the key features of the psychological disorders.
  • Trainees shall be able to apply assessment procedures for a specific disorder.
  • Trainees shall be able to carry out differential diagnosis of psychological disorders.
  • Trainees shall be able to carry out therapeutic procedures and devise management plans for different disorders.
Further Learning
  • An introduction to Psychological disorders-Level II by Arooj
Technical Requirements
  • A computer or a laptop with Microsoft Office with mike and headphone facility
  • A good Internet connection
  • Having web cam is an added advantage
Statement of Accomplishment
On completion, the participant will be certified by the International Association of Holistic Psychology
Contact to register

Contact your student advisor at info@psykology.in for more details on registration, availability of seat, payment of fee, etc.

    Course FAQ's  
   

1. Will I get a certificate after completing this class?

Yes. Participants who successfully complete the class will receive a registered certificate from International Association of Holistic Psychology.

2. What resources will I need for this class?

The free course materials will be provided with the course.

 
       
 

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