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Unit of study_

Rehabilitation Counselling I - REHB5911

Year - 2018

This unit provides the foundation for student identification with the profession of rehabilitation counselling and acquisition of basic knowledge and specific skills central to counselling in the context of disability. Students will study the philosophical origins of the profession, its evolving scope of practice, the utility of counselling theory and the evidence-base of counselling practice. They will reconcile their generic counselling aspirations with the community-based, person/family-centred, solution-focused, and strengths-based social justice framework of rehabilitation counselling. The primary thrust of the unit is micro-skills acquisition and development. Upon completion the successful student will have full awareness of and nascent proficiency in case conceptualisation, clinical reasoning, developing a working alliance, communication, problem solving, and basic counselling techniques.

Classes
2-hr lecture/week; 1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment
online test (10%), practical test - skill demonstration (35%), tutorials (30%), case studies (25%)

Prohibitions

REHB5043

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Rehabilitation Counselling
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Rehabilitation Counselling
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
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