Advanced Certificate in Working with Youth and Children at Risk

Start A Rewarding Career Helping Children And Youth In Need

Study the Advanced Certificate in Working with Youth and Children at Risk 100% Online from the comfort of your own home.

  • $25 per week

    on an Interest-free Payment Plan

  • Study 100% Online

  • No Experience Necessary

  • Self-Paced

  • Flexible Payment Options

Course Details

Qualification

Advanced Certificate in Working with Youth and Children at Risk

Duration

400 hours of study time. You have lifetime access to this course.

Delivery

Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.

Start Date

Start Anytime

Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • A tutor who will service all of your course and career questions and guidance needs.
  • A certificate officially recognising your successful completion of the course.
Payment Options

Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan starting from $25 per week.

Institute

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Make A Positive Difference In The Lives Of Children And Youth Suffering From Developmental Or Mental Health Disorders

Do you have a passion for helping children and youth in need? Would you love a career where you can care for and help children and youth that are suffering from developmental or mental health disorders? If you answered yes, a career as a youth worker, child mental health counsellor, special needs teachers aide, Child and Adolescent Counsellor, school counsellor, Child Psychologist or children’s services caseworker could be your career calling. Take the first step toward a career helping children and youth in need with The Advanced Certificate In Working With Youth And Children at Risk course. 

This course is 100% online and will teach you how to identify common mental health disorders seen in children and adolescents, learn how to become aware of developmental disorders, and ways to help and treat them. This comprehensive course will teach you the signs, symptoms, treatment and support for autism – autistic disorder, Asperger’s disorder,  other pervasive developmental disorders including Rett’s disorder, childhood disintegrative disorder, developmental disorders, attention-deficit and hyperactivity disorders – ADHD & variants, conduct disorders (include oppositional defiant disorder)  communications disorders & motor skills disorder – focus on speech and language signs, symptoms, treatment, and support, youth and crime, age of criminal responsibility,  the nature and scope of mental health , childhood depression  signs and symptoms and treatments, anxiety disorders – separation, school phobias, tic disorders – Tourette’s , brain disorders (injury & disease),  motor disorders, elimination disorders, feeding & eating disorders, environmental problems – abuse and neglect, plus, problems of adolescence – anorexia, bulimia, substance use, family conflict signs, and the holistic and alternative approaches to treatment such as homoeopathy, art therapy, music therapy, kinesiology, aromatherapy, sensory integration, plus much more.

Start your career helping children and youth suffering from developmental or mental health disorders.

Affordable Payment Plan

Want to study this course but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! The Advanced Certificate In Working With Youth And Children at Risk comes with an interest-free payment plan option starting from $25 per week. Want more information? Enquire now.

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Courses4me is one of Australia’s newest online education providers. They endeavour to provide their students with engaging content to encourage them along their career path. All of their courses are provided 100% online and are created by industry experts. Courses4Me cater to the upskiller, the side hustler, the returning to work mums and dads and those that just have a passion for learning.

  1. Nature and Scope of Developmental Disorders – Intellectual Disability / Learning Disability
  2. Autism – Autistic Disorder signs, symptoms, treatment and support
  3. Asperger’s Disorder – signs, symptoms, treatment and support
  4. Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders (Rett’s Disorder, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, Developmental Disorders NOS) signs, symptoms, treatment and support
  5. Attention-Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders – ADHD & variants, signs, symptoms, treatment and support
  6. Conduct Disorders (Include oppositional defiant disorder) signs, symptoms, treatment and support
  7. Learning Disorders – focus on academia (Mathematics, Reading Disorder – Dyslexia, etc.) signs, symptoms, treatment and support
  8. Communications Disorders & Motor Skills Disorder – focus on speech and language signs, symptoms, treatment, and support
  9. Youth and Crime
  10. Nature and Scope of Mental Health – looking at difference between adult and child and adolescent mental health.
  11. Childhood Depression – how it changes when reaching adolescence; signs and symptoms and treatments
  12. Anxiety Disorders – separation, generalised etc. school phobias, social phobias etc. signs/symptoms/treatment
  13. Tic Disorders – Tourette’s etc. signs/symptoms/treatment
  14. Brain Disorders (Injury & Disease) signs/symptoms/treatment
  15.  Other Disorders – Motor Disorders, Elimination Disorders, Feeding & Eating Disorders; signs/symptoms/treatment
  16. Environmental Problems – Abuse and Neglect, Relationship Problems signs/symptoms/treatment
  17. Problems of Adolescence – Anorexia, Bulimia, Substance Use, Family Conflict signs/symptoms/treatment
  18. Holistic and Alternative Approaches to Treatment – this should be a general approach to dealing with children & adolescents i.e., not directed at specific conditions
  19. Special Project
  • Youth Worker
  • Child Mental Health Counsellor
  • Special Needs Teachers Aide
  • Child And Adolescent Counsellor
  • School Counsellor
  • Child Psychologist 
  • Children’s Services Caseworker

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