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Educational resources for renal medicine

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Mental Health Practice: Bonnyrigg - This interactive unit explores a number of issues relating to mental health practice. It starts by helping you define and understand the difference between mental health and mental illness. It also explores the discrimination that can arise when people experience some form of mental distress. You will look at how professionals working within the community can counter some of the effects of discrimination and stigma and contribute to the well-being of the wider community, as well as those who use their services directly.

Time- 10 hours, Level- introductory/ basic

Challenging Ideas in Mental Health- This interactive module take a new and different look at mental health. This unit invites you to think differently about life's dilemmas by taking account of the views of all concerned, especially people experiencing mental distress. It explores ideas and practice in mental health, and will appeal to a wide range of people.

Time- 18 hours. Level- basic to intermediate

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