Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2014.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 6 weeks x 3.5-hour seminars |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
Dr Colin Riess
Phone: 8344 8975
Students will gain a comprehensive grounding in family based approaches in mental health management and treatment. There will be opportunities for understanding theory, developing some practice skills and exploring practical applications of systems and narrative based work with families.
The unit is assessed through the candidate’s presentation of the literature on a specific topic within the seminar series linked to a clinical case example demonstrating an integration of clinical and theoretical material. They will be assessed on their verbal and written presentation of this material to the class.
Horne AM, Family Counselling and Therapy, 3rd edition, E Peacock Publications. Itasca Illinois, 2000
Carr A, Family Therapy: Concepts, Process and Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Europe, 2000
Bloch S, Hafner H, Harari E, Smukler G (eds) The Family in Clinical Psychiatry, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1994
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Psychiatry |
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