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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health in the Early Years

Course overview

Develop your knowledge and awareness of young children’s mental health.

Course information

You will learn how to support the mental health and wellbeing of children.
The course will increase your knowledge of:



  • Children and young people’s mental health in context

  • Mental health problems commonly associated with children

  • The impact of mental ill-health on children

  • Support available to maintain mental wellbeing in children

This qualification is ideal for those working in schools or the care sector
who would like to enhance their understanding of children’s mental health.