Objectives and competences

This is an introductory course to Global Mental Health, which aims to be a stimulating forum for discussion on mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) as a global problem in need of local solutions. It combines theoretical sessions with practical exercises based on real-life scenarios.
International and European experts from clinical, community, research, public health (WHO/PAHO) and humanitarian (MSF) settings will participate in the discussion of the main current challenges and priorities in global mental health.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateAdvanced university course
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
Branch of knowledge
  • Medicine and dentistry
  • Nursing
  • Social sciences, social work, industrial relations and human resources, sociology, political science and international relations
Mode of deliveryBlended
Credits3
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan
Enrolment fee:First year: 570,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:31/03/2025
E-mailformacion@isglobal.org
Master's degree course homepage www.isglobal.org
ManagmentCasamitjana Badia, Nuria
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences

Objectives

- To compare and analyse the most appropriate approaches for the development, implementation and evaluation of mental health and psychosocial support programmes.
- To assess the multi-layered, interdisciplinary and intersectoral components in the organization of optimal mental health and psychosocial support services.
- To adopt an integrated view of mental health and psychosocial support as a cross-cutting component in the field of global health.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Graduate students and professionals in global health and other related disciplines with an interest in global mental health.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.

Pre-enrolment

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught


Address:Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
C/ Casanova 143

08036 - Barcelona
Espanya
Email address:formacion@isglobal.org
Webpage:www.isglobal.org
Telephone:+34 686835185
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For further enquiries


Address:ISGlobal - Yolanda Amat
C/ Rosselló 132, 7ª

08036 - Barcelona
Espanya
Email address:formacion@isglobal.org
Webpage:www.isglobal.org
Telephone:+34 686835185
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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