|Short Description:||Prof Couns Prac Ident & Ethics|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Psychology and Counselling|
|Student contribution band :||2021 Grandfather Funding Cl 1|
|ASCED code :||090513 - Counselling|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||28 January 2021|
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
This course includes a focus on ethics and the application of counselling ethics codes. The course will provide opportunities for students to examine legislation including anti-discrimination, privacy, child protection, disability/racial/sex discrimination, and mental health, all of which interact with counselling practice. In addition, students will develop knowledge and competence regarding the legal and procedural aspects of client or patient management, including intake, record-keeping, managing informed consent, risk assessment and management, and ethical decision making. . Clinical supervision will be included, as well as reflective practice skills to ensure independent self-care and essential learning and development.
This course contains a mandatory four day residential school and 10 hours of mandatory online synchronous tutorials.
|Semester 1, 2021||External|