About this Course
The course is aimed at workers in primary level, NGO and ICAMHS services.
It is designed to develop the skills and knowledge on infant, child and young person mental health and AOD concerns.
The courses are designed to assist workers in meeting the primary and core levels of the Real Skills Plus ICAMH/AOD Competency Framework and can be used to complement orientation training and ongoing professional development. There are four courses in the series:
- Foundations in ICAMH 1: Core concepts/ Infant | Pēpi Mental Health
- Foundations in ICAMH 2: Child Mental Health
- Foundations in ICAMH 3: Youth Mental Health
- Foundations in ICAMH 4: Supporting the Wellbeing of Infants, Children and Youth
This content has been developed by Whāraurau, a workforce development centre for child and youth mental health, situated within UniServices, at the University of Auckland. It was reviewed by Dr Carin Conaghan MBChB (Otago), FRANZCP in 2018.