Counselling Approaches with Couples, Children and Young People
|Course code HLSC6517||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Health Sciences|
This course investigates how a range of approaches, strategies and interventions can be delivered to families in a comprehensive and effective way. This course will particularly focus on how practitioners apply theories to their practice in specific contexts and so better outcomes will result for students if they work in a setting (either voluntary or paid) which provides them with the opportunity for supervised practice with families.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||At the successful completion of this course, students will be able to:|
• Apply a collaborative practice approach to working with families
• Apply counselling strategies to families in specific contexts
• Identify strategies for specific types of clients
• Use strategies of self-assessment, reflection and supervision to manage and develop effectiveness of clinical practices.
|Content||• Application of theories and approaches |
• Advanced skills practice
• Knowledge and approaches relevant for different life stages
• Knowledge and approaches appropriate in different contexts.
|Assumed Knowledge||An undergraduate degree or higher qualification in Counselling, Psychotherapy, Psychology, Social Work, Social Science or equivalent.|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based|
Email Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Self Directed Learning: for 96 hour(s) per Term for Full Term|
Workshop: for 24 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for HLSC6517|