PGDMH : POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN MENTAL HEALTH

Programme Type PGDIPLOMA
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Social Sciences
Duration 1 Year
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization MENTAL HEALTH
Description

The P.G. Diploma in Mental Health is offered by the Discipline of Psychology, School of Social Sciences (SOSS), IGNOU. The Programme aims at providing the learners a sound base in the field of mental health through an in-depth study into a broad range of psychological issues and concerns related to mental health. It is a capacity building programme to train the physical and mental health personnel to take care of the pressing and crucial need of the society to address the mental health and well-being of the people. The P.G. Diploma in Mental Health programme aims at fulfilling the mental health requirements of people keeping in mind the shortage of mental health personnel in India.

Eligibility

I. Post graduates in Psychology/Social Work/ Nursing
II. All Medical graduates (Allopathy/Homoeopathy/Ayurvedic/Unani/Siddha)

Fee Structure
Programme Coordinator

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credits
MPC51 FUNDAMENTALS OF MENTAL HELATH 6
MPC52 MENTAL DISORDERS 6
MPC53 MENTAL HEALTH IN SPECIAL AREA 6
MPC54 SERVICES FOR THE MENTALLY III 6
MPCL55 PRACTICAL 8

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
BHOPAL 15232: THE BHOPAL SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES (15232)
BHUBANESHWAR 21152P: Chetna Institute for the Mentally 21152P
DELHI 2 (RAJGHAT) 29053: LADY HARDING MEDICAL COLLEGE & SSSK HOSPITAL (29053P)
DELHI 1 (MOHAN ESTATE (SOUTH DELHI)) 07160: DEPTT. OF MENTAL HEALTH & LIFE SKILLS PROMOTION (07160P)