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CDS3002 Counselling Theory and Practice

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication

Requisites

Pre-requisite: CDS2000 and CDS2002 and PSY1010 and PSY1020
Co-requisite: CDS3001

Synopsis

The course introduces students to core concepts in counselling and integrates these within a core transtheoretical model of counselling. Advanced counselling skills are introduced and practiced and the integration of conceptual frameworks with theory and micro-skills is facilitated through role play and group work. Students learn about various treatment philosophies and approaches to commonly presenting client issues. This course emphasises both personal and professional self-exploration and development. Students will be required to practice in class and independently in the community.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Springfield