This unit covers the skills needed for the various components of the counselling process and builds on the skills acquired in Counselling Skills 1, including further exploration of the 3 Steps Egan model. Students are required to demonstrate they have acquired both basic and advanced counselling skills. The unit introduces counselling skills relevant to specific work situations such as conflict resolution, working with difficult clients, and brief interventions strategies. Multicultural counselling will also be addressed. Students are required to demonstrate their ability to apply the counselling skills in a variety of simulated counselling situations.
|Unit name||Counselling Skills 2|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Psychological Sciences
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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KHA501 must be studied prior to KHA502 or in the same semester.
Students enrolled in on-campus availabilities for this unit please note that the teaching pattern for this unit is currently under review and subject to approval by the College. The final teaching pattern is expected to incorporate face to face workshops supported by online resources.
Skills demonstration (35%),
Paraprofessional Report card (5 page template) & Reflective Journal (2000 words) 30%,
Oral Presentation 15%,
Essay (1500 words) 20%.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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