College Mental Health –Certification Course

A one year guide assisted online course empowering you to start working at colleges as a college counselor / College mental health professional.

School Psychology India (

One Year/12 months (online/ distance – guide assisted)

Workload: 3-4 hours/week

To Know about Course details and Commencement dates Text or WhatsApp the Course No and Your Email ID to 0091 979 00 88 002 or email us at /   

Eg;  008 SPACE to 09790088002

About the Course

College can be an exciting time; it can also be overwhelming and stressful. Depression, anxiety, substance use, relationship issues, self injury and suicidal tendencies are common mental health issues on college campuses. A college mental health professional takes care of all these issues by serving the students with required mental health care.

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About the Instructor(s)

International and National Trainers from School Psychology India will work on this course.
School Psychology India - ( An association for psychologists working in schools and colleges.

Course Format

Offline and online mode of training with voice assisted Powerpoint presentations and a manual / a reference material provided at the start of the course.
Each module will have its own activity and a pragmatic paper for better understanding.

Course Objectives
  • Enabling the participant to start working at colleges as a college counselor / college mental health professional

Course Fee
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

Rs. 12,000/-
US$ 335/-

Non – Members
(click here
to become a member)

Rs. 15,000/-
US$ 395/-
Important Dates
  • Participant Capacity is Limited to 10 per batch. Registration will close on completing 10 registrations
  • To Know about Course details and Commencement dates Text the Course No and Your Email ID to 0091 979 00 88 002 or email us at Eg; 008 SPACE to 0 979 00 88 002
Learning Kit
  • Complete Manual  / Reference Materials
  • Powerpoint Presentations
  • Associated Voice Files
  • Recorded Video Lectures (as required)
Trainer’s Support
  • Voice Associated Powerpoint Presentations
  • Home Based Activity at the end of each session for practical learning
  • Pragmatic Paper to assess understanding at the end of each session
  • Recorded Video Lectures (as required)
  • 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
  • Assured Support throughout participants college career
  • egular Support and guidance during initial college work days
Course Syllabus

Month 1:                                             College Mental Health
Month 2:                                             Student Counseling Process, Advanced Techniques (cases to understand)
Month 3:                                             Art Therapy and Drama Therapy
Month 4:                                             Interviewing, Forms, Reports and Ethics (documentation)
Month 5:                                             Common Issues at Colleges and their Interventions
Month 6:                                              Conducting Soft Skills Programs for Students
Month 7:                                             Conducting Faculty Training Programs
Month 8:                                             College Based Mental Health / Psychological Assessments
Month 9:                                             Mental Health First Aid
Month 10:                                           Addiction, Self Harm, Abuse and Suicide
Month 11:                                           Sex Education & Relationship Management
Month 12:                                           Career Counseling
Certification:                                      A dissertation on “safe colleges” (and will be assisted in starting work with any college in their area) 

Recommended Background
  • A passion to work with children and adolescents
  • A Post Graduate Program in Psychology or Allied Subjects
  • Those who are doing their PG can also enroll
Suggested Readings
  • Reference list will be provided during the course period
Course Plan
  • Twenty Four Sessions
  • Twelve Months
  • Powerpoint Presentation with associated Audio
  • Activities to understand better
  • Discussion through Skype
  • Pragmatic Assessments to make learning easier
Learning Outcome
Participants will be trained enough to start working in colleges as a college counselor or college mental health professional.
Further Learning

Continuing Professional Development on Core Areas Required

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
  1. On completion, the participant will be certified by School Psychology India and the International Association of Holistic Psychology
Contact to register

Contact your student advisor at 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 School Psychology India and International Association of Holistic Psychology.

2. What resources will I need for this class?

All resources are available with the course.

3. What is the coolest thing I'll learn if I take this course?

You will learn the expert stuff you need to know to start working with schools as a College Counselor or College Mental Health Professional

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