Counselling Approaches with Couples, Children and Young People
This course will consider how a range of approaches, strategies and interventions can be delivered to families in a comprehensive and effective way. The course will particularly focus on how practitioners apply theory to their practice in specific contexts.
- Semester 2 - 2015
1. Apply a collaborative practice approach to working with families
2. Apply counselling strategies to families in specific contexts
3. Identify strategies for specific types of clients
4. Use strategies of self-assessment, reflection and supervision to manage and develop effectiveness of clinical practices.
- Application of theories and approaches
- Advanced skills practice
- Knowledge and approaches relevant for different life stages
- Knowledge and approaches appropriate in different contexts
An undergraduate degree or higher qualification in Counselling, Psychotherapy, Psychology, Social Work, Social Science or equivalent.
Online Learning Activity: Online Activity
Practical Demonstration: Skills Workshop
In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:
General Course Requirements:
- Workshop: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions. - Students must attend the face to face workshop to pass this course.
Self-Directed 96 hour(s) per Term
Students are required to undertake at least 120 hours of overall effort
Face to Face On Campus 24 hour(s) per Term