ART THERAPY CLINICAL PLACEMENT A
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will complete 200 hours of clinical placement based at a mental health or other health care setting in the community under the supervision of an onsite clinical practitioner. This placement is the first of three over the course of Master of Art Therapy and designed to meet the registration requirements of the Australian and New Zealand Arts Therapy Association (ANZATA). Students will undertake a period of orientation, develop an entry level art therapy case load and experience clinical supervision. They will have an entry level experience of being a member of a clinical team and will be expected to enter case notes, and as appropriate to educate placement colleagues about art therapy via, for example, a presentation.
SchoolPsychology and Public Health
Subject Co-ordinatorMichelle Atlas
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be admitted in HMART
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Self sourced or Uni sourced
Entire subject or partial subjectEntire subject
Total hours/days required250 hours
Location of WBL activity (region)Domestic - regional
Domestic - metro
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Week 23-43, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMichelle Atlas
Placement - Off SiteWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
SeminarWeek: 24 - 24
Two 7.00 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 24 to week 24 and delivered via face-to-face.
200 hours clinical placement plus placement supervisor's report (equivalent 2,000 words)Students must pass this assessment to demonstrate professional competence.
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2 x 400 word Case note reports **This is a distillation of professional observations that is concise and informative, the equivalent of 2,000 words.
Detailed log of placement activities (250 words equivalent)Students must submit this log as an official record of their time spent in the field.
Preparatory for placement, including compliance with legal requirements e.g. Working with Children and Police checks.