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Introduction to Theories of Counselling - PSY465

This unit provides an introduction to the theory and practice of clinical and counselling psychology for a variety of emotional problems in both children and adults. There is a balanced focus on theory, research and practice throughout the unit. Major theoretical frameworks used in clinical and counselling psychology will be reviewed, using interesting case studies and real-life examples. A practical component involving role-plays and expert feedback in a small group format will be used to practice basic therapeutic strategies. The unit will be taught in four full day workshops.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

2019 - Next offered in 2019

Staff Contact(s): Ms Adriana Gordon-Glusman, Dr Carolyn Schniering



PSY490 or PSY495

NCCW(s): PSYC425
Unit Designation(s):
Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Psychology

Faculty of Human Sciences

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