Child Psychology Diploma 


The Child Psychology Diploma offers professional training for individuals seeking to pursue a career in this field. This comprehensive course covers the crucial areas and stages of child development, the role of a child psychologist, and common issues encountered during infancy, childhood, and adolescence.

Enriched with case studies and training exercises, this course provides a balanced blend of practical and theoretical knowledge in child psychology. It equips you with the necessary skills and real-world insights to accelerate your career in this field. You will gain a deeper understanding of the therapeutic relationship and become familiar with a wide range of cognitive development theories.

Under the guidance of experienced instructors, you will explore the various stages of child development, including cognitive, social, and emotional aspects. The course also delves into the influential factors that shape children’s development. Furthermore, you will delve into essential topics such as child attachment, parenting styles, and communication issues, gaining a comprehensive understanding of these subjects.

  • Instant e-certificate
  • Fully online, interactive course with audio voiceover
  • Developed by qualified professionals
  • Self-paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone-friendly
  • 24/7 Learning Assistance
  • Discounts on bulk purchases

Who should take the course

This comprehensive training course is ideal for new and aspiring child psychologists, as well as anyone looking to start a career in a related profession, such as:

  • Child Psychologist
  • Child Psychotherapist
  • Play Therapist
  • Family Therapist

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the scope of child development
  • Identify the stages and areas of child development, from infancy to adulthood
  • Identify the stages of psychosocial development in children
  • Understand attachment and relationship-building in child development
  • Recognise the effects of separation and loss of attachment on children
  • List the factors that impact and influence development in children
  • Show an understanding of basic cognitive development theories
  • Discuss in detail the stages of social and emotional development in children
  • Understand the stages and theories of moral growth in children
  • Identify the causes, symptoms and treatment of drug abuse and other mental health issues in adolescents


At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

Course Curriculum

   01: Child Psychology and Its Major Context

  02: Understanding Child Development

  03: The Scope and Stages of Child Development

  04: The Areas of Child Development

  05: Erikson’s Theory of Child Development

  06: Attachment and Relationship Building in Childhood

  07: Impacts of Separation and Loss of Attachment

  08: Factors That Influence Development

  09: Cognitive Development

  10: Social and Emotional Development

  11: Moral and Ethical Development in Children

  12: Personality and Intellectual Development in Children

  13: Language Development

  14: Problems of Infancy

  15:Problems in Childhood and Adolescence

  16: Problems of Adolescence