CLINICAL PRACTICUM B

PSY5PCB

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This practicum subject takes place in either the Psychology Clinic in the School of Psychology and Public Health or an external agency.

SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJordana Bayer

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply assessment and treatment skills based on evidence-based clinical psychology practice

Activities:
Supervision of practical skills in assessment and treatment related to clients seen

02. Exemplify professional integrity by identifying and discussing the ethical basis of clinical psychology professional practice

Activities:
Supervision in relation to client face-to-face work. Participate in case analysis class discussion around ethical issues arising in various clinical practice cases

03. Sensitively communicate outcomes of psychological assessments and treatment decisions

Activities:
Supervision of written client reports and case notes

04. Demonstrate a reflective and flexible approach to clinical psychology practice

Activities:
Supervision in relation to client face-to-face work

05. Engage professionally with a range of clients and types of practice

Activities:
Supervision of professional behaviour with clients and other professionals

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2019, Week 02-26, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJordana Bayer

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour case analysis seminar per week"

Placement - Off Site Week: 02 - 26
One 335.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 02 to week 26 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Conducted at internal clinic"

Placement - Off Site Week: 10 - 22
One 10.0 hours placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"10 hours of placement related study per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Mid-placement review (1,500-words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum mid-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the first half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Final placement review and all placement paperwork (2,000-words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum mid-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the first half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.45 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Case-analyses involving two oral case presentations (3,000-words equivalent)Active participation in discussion of 10-12 others. To meet professional accreditation guidelines all assessments must be passed and 20 hours of case analysis is required (equivalent to approximately 80% attendance).20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2019, Week 27-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJordana Bayer

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour case analysis seminar per week"

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 335.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Placement conducted at internal clinic"

Placement - Off Site Week: 31 - 43
One 10.0 hours placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"10 hours of placement related study per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Mid-placement review (1,500-words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum mid-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the first half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Final placement review and all placement paperwork (2,000-words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum mid-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the first half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.45 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Case-analyses involving two oral case presentations (3,000-words equivalent)Active participation in discussion of 10-12 others. To meet professional accreditation guidelines all assessments must be passed and 20 hours of case analysis is required (equivalent to approximately 80% attendance).20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05