Examines therapeutic community models (TCM) for working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Students will examine the principles for professional practice in TCM
Topic 1: Therapeutic Community Principles
Topic 2: Models for Therapeutic Community Practice (TCP}
Topic 3: Frameworks for Therapeutic Community Organisation TCP
Topic 4: Case Studies in TCP
Topic 5: TCP Project
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||evaluate the values, principles and practices of community therapy||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||examine therapeutic community values principles and practices in scoping frameworks for Aboriginal community social and emotional wellbeing||Ethical practice||Cultural competence|
|3||synthesise therapeutic community frameworks for sustained narrative growth, supervision and self-care.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2017 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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