Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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This subject is not offered in 2014.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 contact hours |
Total Time Commitment:
120 hours total
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2014
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
A minimum of 80% attendance at practicums
For the purposes of considering request 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 Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
This clinical practicum is designed to provide closely supported training in clinical work and promote the participants’ practical application of the theoretical material covered in PSYT90039. The clinical practicum is conducted in small groups (approximately 3 to 5 participants per group), under the guidance of experienced supervisors.
Participants will hone specific therapeutic skills required to effectively conduct clinical and liaison work with parents, and liaison / consultation with other professionals who are concurrently involved with cases, accounting for:
Case assessment of 3,000-3,500 words due end of semester (worth 70%)
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject, participants should be able to:
§Evaluate the effectiveness of their parent and liaison work.
§Utilise problem-solving skills in determining how to modify their parent and liaison work, as appropriate.
§Identify avenues for ongoing consultation and supervision around parent and liaison work.
Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Science |
Master of Mental Health Science
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