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PY5011 - Methods of Intervention 1

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)

Available to MPsych or DPsych students or by permission of the course coordinator.

This subject provides training in basic intervention methods for common psychological problems. Techniques using basic behavioural and cognitive approaches are introduced and applied to common anxiety and mood disorders.

Learning Outcomes

  • to acquire basic skills in the application of behaviour therapy;
  • to acquire basic skills in the application of cognitive behavioural therapy;
  • to demonstrate the above skills with clients.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PY5004

Availabilities

Townsville, Block, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching 29-Jul-2013 to 13-Sep-2013 (Two workshops per Study Period, Jul 29-Aug 2 and 11-13 Sept)
Coord/Lect: Dr Meegan Kilcullen.
Workload expectations:
  • 39 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: presentations (40%); treatment plans (60%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 59
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Meegan Kilcullen
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Claire Thompson.
Workload expectations:
  • 39 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: presentations (40%); treatment plans (60%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.