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CDS3005 Counselling Theory and Practice 3

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Psychology and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : 2021 Grandfather Funding Cl 1
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 24 May 2022

Requisites

Pre-requisite: CDS3004

Overview

Counselling practitioners operate within professional, ethical, and legal frameworks. They are required to maintain a range of practices to maintain professional competency, integrity, and personal resilience. This course prepares the counsellor to operate professionally within the values of the profession and will provide skills and knowledge to support ongoing professional development.

The student will understand the current place of counselling as a profession within the Australian context, will learn the functions and roles of receiving and providing clinical supervision, develop strategies for maintaining counselling effectiveness and personal resilience, and develop advanced awareness of ethical and legal guidelines and decision-making processes relevant to the counselling and supervisory roles.

This course contains a recommended residential school and online tutorials.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2022 External
Date printed 24 May 2022