Centre for Continuing Education

Psychology

Psychology and psychiatry

Psychology and psychiatry. Exploring the human mind and building healthier communities.

Are you fascinated by people’s behaviour and thought patterns? You’re not alone. Our psychology courses cover a range of perspectives, from personal insights and self-help, to workplace psychology and practical everyday applications. Our psychology courses are taught by a team of passionate tutors looking to share their knowledge with members of the public.

Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders. These include various affective, behavioural, cognitive and perceptual abnormalities. Our psychiatry courses are taught in conjunction with the Discipline of psychiatry, part of Sydney Medical School at the University of Sydney.

Open your mind to the way we think and behave with psychology and psychiatry training from the Centre for Continuing Education.

Agomelatine in the Management of Depression Course Online

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. Join this self-paced interactive online course to learn the circadian model of depression and the latest pharmacological treatment based on this model. Depression is a biopsychosocial illness. Studies of global burden of disease suggest that by 2020,... [More]
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Agomelatine in the Management of Depression Course Online

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Approximately 3 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Anxiety Disorders Course Online: The Treatments

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. When it comes to anxiety disorders, Australians are struggling. How confident are you about your ability to help anxious people? Anxiety disorders are common psychiatric conditions with a devastating effect on quality of life that is often... [More]
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Anxiety Disorders Course Online: The Treatments

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Approximately 21 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Anxiety Disorders Course Online: The Foundations

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. When it comes to anxiety disorders, Australians are struggling. How confident are you about your ability to help anxious people? Anxiety disorders are common psychiatric conditions with a devastating effect on quality of life that is often... [More]
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Anxiety Disorders Course Online: The Foundations

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Approximately 23 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Managing Anxiety Disorders at School: An Online Course for School Teachers

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. This online course on anxiety management is specifically designed for primary and secondary school teachers and other school staff to improve their skills in identifying problematic anxiety, increase their understanding of the presentation of anxiety... [More]
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Managing Anxiety Disorders at School: An Online Course for School Teachers

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Approximately 4 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Mood Disorders Course Online: Medical Approaches

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. Join this self-paced interactive online course to learn how to treat mood disorders using medications. A key feature of mood disorders is monoamine dysregulation, which is the target of most antidepressant drugs. This course will firstly discuss the... [More]
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Mood Disorders Course Online: Medical Approaches

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Approximately 9 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Mood Disorders Course Online: Psychological Approaches

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. Join this self-paced interactive online course to learn how to treat mood disorders using psychological approaches and effectively deal with related issues to mood disorders. Aims This course will discuss cognitive behaviour therapy, describing the... [More]
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Mood Disorders Course Online: Psychological Approaches

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Approximately 9 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Perinatal Mental Health Course Online: An Introduction

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. Join this self-paced interactive online course to acquire the knowledge and confidence needed to provide mothers and fathers with mental health services during their perinatal period. This introductory training course in perinatal mental health is... [More]
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Perinatal Mental Health Course Online: An Introduction

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Approximately 6 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Mood Disorders Course Online: The Foundations

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Developed and delivered by the Discipline of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, and open to all health professionals for continuing professional development. People with mood disorders often feel sad all the time, lose interest in important parts of life, and fluctuate between extreme happiness and extreme sadness. Join this self-paced interactive online course to learn the fundamental concepts and issues... [More]
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Mood Disorders Course Online: The Foundations

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Approximately 15 hours | 90 maximum days to complete
2019-10-23 2019-10-23
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Changing Your Thinking Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy is based on the idea that feelings such as anxiety, depression, anger, guilt and frustration are largely caused by our own thoughts and beliefs, and that changing the way we think enables us to change the way we feel. Learn to identify the patterns of thinking that contribute to upsetting emotions, and learn strategies to help you challenge and change negative thoughts and self-defeating behaviours. This interactive... [More]
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Changing Your Thinking Course

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The Psychology of Influence Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Eleanor Shakiba Eleanor Shakiba is an expert in social and emotional intelligence. She has taught over 50,000 people to think and speak in ways which build success. She has been teaching at the Centre for Continuing Education for over ten years. Eleanor’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Anthropology, Graduate Certificate in Applied Psychology, Graduate Diploma in Adult Education, Master Practitioner and Trainer... [More]
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The Psychology of Influence Course

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The Psychology of Influence Course

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The Psychology of Influence Course

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