Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 contact hours |
Total Time Commitment:
170 total hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Experience in the field.
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
a minimum of 80% of seminars must be attended
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/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Sophie Havighurst
The coursework subjects allow participants to develop an understanding of the principal theoretical and clinical concepts associated with individual child treatment, individual adolescent treatment, family work, and work with parents, teachers, and other professionals who are involved in a case.Each subject consists of a series of 12 seminars, held between 9:00 am and 11:00 am on Wednesday mornings.The seminars combine didactic teaching with discussion and experiential learning.
This subject will cover:
Participants will develop their understanding of:
§The principal theoretical orientations employed in clinical work with families.
§The fundamental concepts that these theoretical orientations are based upon.
§The rationale for selection of one form of treatment over another.
§The application of appropriate therapeutic interventions.
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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:
Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Science |
Master of Mental Health Science
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