PG Cert in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

About the Course

Available Study Modes
Online

Course Description

A one year totally online course, which teaches students the fundamentals of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

The PGCert in ADHD is a joint programme between NSPC and Middlesex University, leading to a PGCert awarded by MIddlesex University.

The programme aims to:

  • To provide students with the neurobiology, psychology, and sociology necessary for understanding and helping people with ADHD and their families.
  • To instil the ability to critically evaluate evidence and to apply it to practical issues raised by people with developmental disorder, and their families
  • To develop the ability to apply theoretical understanding to practice
  • To ensure that successful students learn relevant research and evaluation methods
  • To demonstrate methods of assessment and intervention in ADHD
  • To demonstrate the use of an online environment for teaching and training
  • To enhance the ability to work collaboratively with others
  • To deepen student’s knowledge of, and their ability to apply, accurate and appropriate interpersonal, ethical and cultural sensitivity, and empathic understanding