This course will familiarize students with the basic concepts of mental illness to facilitate their communication with multidisciplinary teams including both health and mental health professionals, and help them to gain an awareness of the cultural factors particular to the Muslim community. Students will obtain skills including when to make referrals and how to approaching individuals in a mental health treatment context.
NOTE: Students enrolled in this course will be notified by email of the location of the course website, and their username and password a few days prior to the start date of Nov. 10th.
Day, Time and Dates:
November 10, 2008 – January 30, 2009