|1.||Exhibit skills in performing a clinical interview with a simulated client and integrate and interpret information;|
|2.||Explicate, contextualise and translate into practice, intervention skills in non-specific therapy factors;|
|3.||Critically reflect on their own interviewing skills and learning and demonstrate awareness of relevant cultural issues;|
|4.||Assess and communicate risk in relation to self-harm and suicidality.|
|5.||Exhibit skills pertaining to the ethical behaviour of registered psychologists, as outlined in the Australian Psychological Society Code of Ethics|
|Exercise||Simulated therapy role play demonstrating interviewing and non-specific therapy skills (Indicative word count: 1,500 words).||20%|
|Exercise||Simulated role play demonstrating suicide risk assessment and management plan (Indicative word count: 1,500 words).||20%|
|Case Study||Submission of two (2) written reflective pieces related to the simulated demonstrations (indicative word count 3,000 words)||40%|
|Test||Completion of 50 item multiple choice ethics quiz||20%|
Basic Personal Counselling: A Training Manual for Counsellors 8th ed.
Geldard, D., Geldard, K., & Yin Foo, R., (2017)
Cengage Learning, Australia
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