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Certificate in Child Psychology

Rolling intake! Intake months: January, March, May, July, September, November.

About the course
  • Welcome to the fascinating world of child psychology!

  • This course provides an introductory exploration of the psychological development and behaviors of children from infancy to adolescence. Through a combination of theoretical perspectives, research findings, case studies, and practical applications, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of how children think, feel, and interact with the world around them.

  • This course aims to provide a holistic perspective on child psychology, equipping learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to understand, support, and positively impact the lives of children and adolescents.

  • Through a combination of academic study and practical insights, learners will emerge with a deeper appreciation for the complexities of child development and the importance of fostering healthy psychological growth.

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Learning Outcomes
  • Develop a foundational understanding of key concepts and theories in child psychology.

  • Analyze the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development stages from infancy to adolescence.

  • Recognize the influence of genetics, environment, and culture on child development.

  • Identify and evaluate the methods used to study child psychology, including ethical considerations.

  • Understand the role of attachment, parenting styles, and family dynamics in shaping a child’s psychological development.

  • Explore the significance of early experiences, such as attachment, in relation to later development and mental health.

  • Examine the impact of media, technology, and societal factors on children’s psychological well-being.

  • Gain insights into common psychological disorders and challenges faced by children and adolescents.

  • Apply psychological theories to real-life scenarios, fostering critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

  • Cultivate empathy and sensitivity towards the diverse needs and experiences of children and their families.


Sample Certificate


What can you do with this certificate?

This course prepares you to be a certified psychology coach for application in personal life, professional life, and the community.

This is not an academic programme.

Accreditation in the UK:

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