COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGY PROFESSIONAL ISSUES
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students create and develop strategies to assist counselling psychologists to make sense of personal, academic and professional factors to facilitate optimum outcomes for clients across diverse contexts. A deep analysis of foundational, ethical and legal issues underpin the examination of professional practice.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorMelissa Monfries
Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Prerequisites Must be enrolled in HMCP Master of Counselling Psychology
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders||Prescribed||American Psychiatric Association 2013||5TH EDN, APA, WASHINGTON DC.|
|Readings||International Classification of Diseases - Revision (ICD-10)||Prescribed||World Health Organisation 2011||10TH EDN, ONLINE VERSION.|
|Readings||Relevant resources related to Mental Health and Law. Distributed in class and only accessible via APS website (membership requirement).||Prescribed||N/A||N/A|
|Readings||Theory and practice of counselling therapy||Prescribed||Nelson-Jones, R 2011||5TH EDN, SAGE, LONDON.|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Monfries
One 1.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.
One 2.0 hours seminar per week and delivered via face-to-face.
|One 1,000 to 1,500-word comprehensive case study||30|
|One 1,000-word case study||10|
|One 2,000-word major essay: critical reflection||60|
|Reflective journal||Hurdle requirement.||0|
|Six hours review of Counselling Psychology Professional Issues DVDs.||Hurdle requirement.||0|