Counselling Processes and Interventions

PSC60014, formerly HAYS411 12.5 Credit Points Singapore

Duration

  • 1 Semester

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

Prerequisites

Admission to the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Master of Social Science (Professional Counselling).

Corequisites

NIl

Aims and objectives

Aims
This unit provides an overview of fundamental counselling process, with particular emphasis on counselling interventions such as the basic microskills of counselling, enhancing client change though developing therapist-client relationship, problem-solving and improving therapist self-awareness.
 
Learning Objectives
After successfully completing this unit, students should be able to:
* Demonstrate basic microskills of counselling
* Identify and enhance client change process through therapist-client relationship
* Demonstrate Gerard Egan’s problem-solving and management approach
* Demonstrate a brief-solution focused counselling approach
* Demonstrate self-awareness relating to therapist-client interactions and barriers to change.
* Demonstrate ability to link therapeutic interventions with assessment, develop treatment plans and measure client outcomes.

Please note that unit codes have changed from 2014. Please ensure that you check the unit entry for the correct 2014 unit code.