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COU5004 Mental Health Practice 1

Short Description: Mental Health Prac 1
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Psychology and Counselling
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 090513 - Counselling
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 14 November 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GCCO or GDCN or MCCO or PDEV or GCHH or GDHH or MOHH

Synopsis

The course focuses on the essential issues and skill that underpin mental health counselling practices in Australia. Students will develop knowledge of the key ethical, professional, and legal issues in mental health practice in Australia, the principles and practice of evidence-based assessment, diagnosis, formulation, and collaborative treatment planning, along with general principles and practice of case management.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 Online