Advanced Clinical Psychology with Adults
Introduces students to the aetiology and assessment of the less common and more refractory disorders of adults, including substance-related disorders, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, and eating disorders. This teaching is integrated with instruction on methods of intervention for these problems, including pharmacotherapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy, and dialectical behaviour therapy.
|Faculty||Faculty of Science and Information Technology|
|School||School of Psychology|
Semester 1 - 2016
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
The course involves identifying and assessing the following disorders and developing, implementing and evaluating treatment plans for these disorders:
The course will also involve teaching on the following:
|Assumed Knowledge||It is assumed that students will have completed a four-year program in Psychology which has been accredited by the Australian Psychological Society. It is also assumed that students will have completed PSYC6503 Clinical Psychology with Adults.|
* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.
|Timetable||2016 Course Timetables for PSYC6509|