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Almost half of the population of Australia will experience a mental disorder at some stage in their lives (Sane, 2015). Nurses with specialist training in mental illness or psychological distress are, and will continue to be, in high demand. Taught by leading academics in the field of mental health, our mental health degrees are designed for working professionals and will provide you with the skills to work in mental health teams. 

Explore USQ's Mental Health Counselling degrees

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Postgraduate Science
Currently studying her Master of Science, Bundjalung woman Caitlin Easton is gaining valuable experience working for a non-profit organisation. During her degree, she focused on Indigenous mental health; an area of health that she has become incredibly passionate about.
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