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PY6015 - Child and Family Therapy

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

Miscellaneous enrolment in this subject requires the approval of the Coordinator of Professional Programs (Psychology).

This subject will develop the skills of the student to deal with more complex psychological and behavioural disorders. Topics will include child and adolescent psychopathology and the use of family therapy intervention.

Learning Outcomes

  • skills in the assessment and identification of disorders specific to children and adolescents;
  • skills in the assessment of family dynamics and functioning;
  • basic knowledge and skills in the use of family based interventions.
PY6011 PY5005 PY6122


JCU Singapore, Study Period 59, Block
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (face to face)
Coordinator: Dr Meegan Kilcullen
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 42 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: essays (50%); assignments (50%).

Townsville, Study Period 1, Limited
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching 19-Mar-2014 to 28-May-2014 (Two workshops per Study Period, 19-21 Mar, 26-28 May)
Coord/Lect: Dr Meegan Kilcullen.
Workload expectations:
  • 42 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: essays (50%); on-line exam (2) (50%).

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.