Mental Health Concepts and Techniques

Course Code OTPT-308
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course provides a general overview of common psychiatric disorders, their management, theories of mental illness and psychosocial practice.  As well, current issues in mental health as well as social-cultural and developmental perspectives will be explored.  To facilitate integration of theory and knowledge into practice, consideration will be given to the role of the OTA/PTA in this setting.