Advanced Training in Family Therapy Interventions
2014 unit code: PSC80005 (formerly HAYS516)
|Credit points||25 Credit Points|
|Contact hours||72 hours|
|Prerequisites||HAYS410 Theories and Foundations of Counselling |
or equivalent, as assessed by the program convenor.
An elective unit in the Master of Social Science (Professional Counselling).
Aims and objectives
This unit aims to provide an introduction to family therapy. A particular emphasis of this unit relates to develop understanding relating to contemporary psychological theories associated with family problems and their underlying dynamics.
This unit is taught using lectures, case presentations, role-plays, clinical observations and class participation.
* Theoretical essay (25%)
Generic skills outcomes
The graduate attributes associated with this unit of study are as follows:
* are capable in their chosen professional areas.
* operate effectively in work and community.
* are aware of environments.
* Introduction to the study of the family