Counselling Theories and Interventions

Unit code: APT6017 | Study level: Postgraduate
12
(One credit point is usually equivalent to one hour of study per week)
City Campus
City Flinders
N/A
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Overview

This unit of study will focus on fundamental theory and intervention practices of a range of therapeutic paradigms relevant to counselling. Students will enhance their counselling skills and strengthen case formulation skills through class activities and assessment tasks.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. Analyse the fundamental theories and intervention practices of a range of therapeutic paradigms relevant to counselling;
  2. Develop case formulations as they relate to therapeutic paradigms relevant to counselling; and
  3. Apply and demonstrate case formulation and intervention plans to therapeutic paradigms presented in this unit.

Assessment

For Melbourne campuses

Assessment type: Test
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Grade: 20%
Test on a counselling theory and relevant interventions (45mins)
Assessment type: Case Study
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Grade: 25%
Part A: Written case formulation (1000 words)
Assessment type: Case Study
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Grade: 35%
Part B: Intervention plan (1500 words)
Assessment type: Presentation
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Grade: 20%
Counselling demonstration (10mins)

Required reading

Theory and Practice of Counselling and Psychotherapy
Corey, G. (2017)| Boston, MA: Cengage Learning US

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