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.


Forensic Psychology Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. This forensic psychology course provides an introduction to issues surrounding the practice of forensic psychology. Forensic psychologists offer a wide range of professional services in the criminal justice system, including treatment and sentencing recommendations, assessing future risk, and evaluating witness credibility. They must importantly be able to... [More]
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Forensic Psychology Course

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Forensic Psychology Course

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Forensic Psychology Course: Advanced

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. This advanced forensic psychology course briefly examines the context, role and assessment methods of Forensic Psychology. Forensic psychologists perform a wide range of roles in the criminal justice system. This course will explore issues such as evaluations of fitness to stand trial, malingering, mechanisms for the detection of deceit, and the Stockholm... [More]
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Forensic Psychology Course: Advanced

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Forensic Psychology Course: Advanced

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Mindfulness Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. We live in an increasingly busy world. With the speed of technology, our lives are moving at a rapid pace. However, with this speed there is sometimes an increase in stress or anxiety. Ironically, we need to learn how to slow things down. This course will teach you how to live more mindfully. That is, how to enjoy the present moment, free from stress or... [More]
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Mindfulness Course

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Mindfulness Course

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Build Your Confidence, Self-Esteem and Resilience: Tools from Positive Psychology

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Is low confidence or poor self-esteem holding you back? Have you experienced setbacks that have damaged your belief in yourself? It is possible to change. Learn how to shift your mindset and feel in charge of your own destiny, using tools from positive psychology. Increase your optimism and self-belief. Change your self-talk and alter unproductive thinking... [More]
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Build Your Confidence, Self-Esteem and Resilience: Tools from Positive Psychology

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Build Your Confidence, Self-Esteem and Resilience: Tools from Positive Psychology

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Build Your Confidence, Self-Esteem and Resilience: Tools from Positive Psychology

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The Psychology of Influence Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Influence is the ability to guide someone’s thinking, decisions or actions. Although some people seem to be ‘born’ influencers, it is possible to learn how to influence. Doing this can help you change others' minds, shift the direction of a conversation, get your point across and have an impact in situations where you don’t have formal authority. Discover... [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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The Psychology of Influence Course

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Managing Depression in Primary Care Course

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Learn Psychiatry the smart way with Psychiatry courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. 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. Aims This one-day training course on depression management is designed for health professionals in primary care to improve their skills in using psychological... [More]
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Managing Depression in Primary Care Course

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Managing Depression in Primary Care Course

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Managing Depression in Primary Care Course

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Anxiety Disorders Course for Primary School Teachers: Managing Anxiety Disorders at School

Psychiatry. Encouraging a healthier community. Learn Psychiatry the smart way with Psychiatry courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. 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. Aims This training course on anxiety management is specifically designed for primary school teachers and other school staff to improve their skills in identifying... [More]
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Anxiety Disorders Course for Primary School Teachers: Managing Anxiety Disorders at School

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Anxiety Disorders Course for Primary School Teachers: Managing Anxiety Disorders at School

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Anxiety Disorders Course for Primary School Teachers: Managing Anxiety Disorders at School

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Anxiety Disorders Course for Primary School Teachers: Managing Anxiety Disorders at School

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Jung and Archetypes Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Explore Jung’s conception of the collective unconscious, the archetypes which comprise it and their relationship to dreams and myths. Specific attention will be paid to the archetypes of the Self, Shadow, Anima/Animus, Great Mother, Father, puer aeternus, Divine Child, Hero, Wise Old Woman/Man and the coniunctio. Through awareness of these constellated... [More]
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Jung and Archetypes Course

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Build a Success Mindset with Positive Psychology Course

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Do you aspire to achieve greater things in your life? Would you like to feel more optimistic and hopeful your own destiny? Or would you like to master ‘positive thinking?’ Tools from positive psychology can help you do it. Learn how to build a success mindset, and transform your results in the world. Create a clear vision of what success means to you. Set –... [More]
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Build a Success Mindset with Positive Psychology Course

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Build a Success Mindset with Positive Psychology Course

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Psychology Course: An Introduction

Psychology. Explore the human mind. Learn Psychology the smart way with Psychology courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Would you like to understand why and how people think, feel and behave the way they do? We will explain the nature of psychology as a scientific discipline and how it can answer this question so that psychological knowledge can be applied to everyday life. Topics covered will include the history of psychology, personality theories, learning, child development... [More]
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Psychology Course: An Introduction

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