|SCU Online||Study Period 1,5||Study Period 1,5|
Develops knowledge and capabilities in evidenced based psychotherapeutic practices including the application of focused psychological strategies for people experiencing high prevalence mental health problems. Applies contemporary cognitive behavioural theory in case formulation of common mental health problems and plan care accordingly. Utilises and recommend mindfulness practices appropriately to enhance health and wellbeing.
- The application of focused psychological strategies for high prevalence mental health problems.
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy theory and formulation.
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy theory.
- Mindfulness based interventions.
- Using mindful interventions to promote wellbeing.
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||critically describes the underpinning assumptions, theory and practices of cognitive behaviour therapy.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||apply focused psychological strategies in the treatment of people with high prevalence mental health problems.||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||critically appraise the theoretical frameworks that underpin mindfulness based interventions||Intellectual rigour|
|4||generate a programme of mindfulness based interventions in response to consumer’s needs||Knowledge of a discipline|
Study Period 1
- No prescribed texts.
Study Period 5
- Prescribed text information is not currently available.
Teaching and assessment
SCU Online (intensive)
|Structured online learning (6 wks)|
|Case Study Report||50%|
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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