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Unit of study_

Mental Health and Recovery - REHB5954

In this unit, students will be introduced to the concept of recovery for people diagnosed with mental illness and to the goals, values and guiding principles of psychiatric rehabilitation. Rehabilitation interventions that have demonstrated efficacy in promoting recovery by reducing barriers to participation will be presented. Practices that aim to address the culture of stigma and low expectations by society of people with mental ill health will be examined. Local and international research underpinning best practice in rehabilitation management and service delivery will be reviewed and consumer perspectives and experiences explored.

Classes
online

Assessment
online tests (15%), essay / case study (30%), tutorial (25%), portfolio project (30%)

Assumed knowledge
REHB5911 Rehabilitation Counselling I

Prohibitions

REHB5077 or REHB5042 or HSBH3015

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Rehabilitation Counselling
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Courses that offer this unit

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