SNIES: 105680| Qualified record: Resolución 13276 de junio 30 de 2016

The objective of this program is to train specialists trained in mental health intervention with children and adolescents under the project construction model and with a public health approach. For this purpose, the specialization focuses its training in three areas: mental health, public health and knowledge management, with the theme of development as its central axis.

The program seeks the training of specialists capable of contextually reading those factors that affect the mental health of children and adolescents, theoretically substantiate them and from there formulate pertinent and timely intervention projects.

The program intensifies in areas of:

  • Human development
  • Positive Mental Health
  • Project development

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hasta el 6 de febrero de 2021
Interview: Pueden ser solicitadas a la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Alexander Von Humboldt Se llevarán a cabo hasta el 8 de febrero.
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en our web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
Duration of the program: 2 semestres (1 año)
Payment of tuition: Después de pasar acta de admisión, el aspirante admitido tendrá plazo de quince (15) días para realizar el pago de matrícula
Start of classes: 12 de febrero de 2021
Class schedule: viernes 5:00 p.m. a 10:00 p.m. y sábados de 7:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m. Concentraciones quincenales
Registration PIN cost: $111.000 COP.
Total cost per semester: $5.575.000 COP
Cost of academic credit: $578.000 COP
*El costo del semestre depende de la cantidad de créditos que se matriculen.
*Valores correspondientes a 2021

Documentation required for the registration process:

· Copia del acta de grado de pregrado
· Copia del diploma
· Copia del documento de identidad (ampliado al 150%)
· Foto tamaño 3 x 4 a color, fondo blanco

NOTE: The above documents do not need to be authenticated.

Those forms in which false information is verified or that are not fully filled out will not be considered.

You will not be able to carry out the interview if you come to it without the minimum required documentation .

Dean Faculty of Human Sciences
Paula Andrea Mena López
Corporación Universitaria Empresarial Alexander Von Humboldt
Teléfono: (57) (6) 7450025 Ext. 106

CES Postgraduate Coordinator
Natalia Cárdenas Zuluaga 
Teléfono: (57) (4) 444 0 555 Ext. 1280 – 1563

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of the applicant

We are looking for applicants who wish to train in innovative programs in psychology with the quality of CES University.

Why choose
is this program?

We countwith the highest quality standards in education, which gives us a recognition of excellence. 

of the graduate

Ourspecialists have the skills toto guaranteeservices to children and adolescents. 

Directed atProfessionals from the social, health, education and human sciences, interested in promoting the mental health of children and adolescents.

• Because we train specialists in the formulation of mental health projects with children and adolescents.
• Because we recognize children and adolescents as subjects of rights with capacities to manage their lives.


• Because the program's specialists are leaders in the formulation and execution of mental health projects with children and adolescents and their families.

The specialist in child and adolescent mental health will be able to formulate and execute projects in the mental health of children and adolescents. from a health perspective


positive mental health, framed in the field of public health, which will promote interventions that are not only contextualized but also of high impact.



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You must approve all the subjects of the study plan and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee. In addition, it requires:

1. Haber presentado las pruebas vigentes que el Estado determine como de obligatorio cumplimiento.
2. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la Cátedra CES.

3. El pago de los derechos de grado, establecidos en los derechos pecuniarios.
4. Haber aprobado el trabajo de grado o investigación.
5. Paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.

• Professional from institutions that address the mental health of children and adolescents
• Member of interdisciplinary teams at the local, regional or national level, which carry out projects aimed at promoting the mental health of children and adolescents from a public health perspective.

• Professional in charge of the design, implementation and evaluation of mental health projects aimed at children, adolescents and their families

We have agreements with:
Programa de Fortalecimiento Educativo CES
Banco Pichincha
Fondo Sapiencia

Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)

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Program name:
Specialization in Mental Health of Children and Adolescents


Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified record:
Resolución 13276 de junio 30 de 2016

Corporación Universitaria Empresarial Alexander Von Humboldt


1 año (2 semestres)

Title awarded:
Especialista en Salud Mental del Niño y el Adolescente

Total cost per semester:
$5.575.000 COP

Cost of academic credit:
$578.000 COP

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