PSYC651-19W (C) Whole Year 2019

Psychotherapeutic Methods

30 points
18 Feb 2019 - 10 Nov 2019

Description

This course, which is restricted to clinical psychology postgraduate students, provides students with a basic understanding of the conceptual foundations of cognitive and behavioural therapies for child, adolescent and adult disorders. To this end, the course will explore the theory, application and processes of cognitive and behavioural intervention approaches with reference to specific psychological disorders or problematic behaviour patterns, as well as highlight pertinent empirical data on the effectiveness of the various psychological interventions reviewed.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of Department.

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 437 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
15 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 11:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 437 18 Feb - 24 Feb
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 456 18 Feb - 24 Feb
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 411 25 Feb - 3 Mar
Workshop A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 16:00 18 Feb - 24 Feb

Timetable Note

Students are advised to consult the 2018 course outline on Learn for detailed timetable information.

Course Coordinator / Lecturers

Sarah Christofferson and Julia Rucklidge

Lecturers

Ann Huggett , Sarah Drummond and Virginia McIntosh

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Assessment 1: Oral Assessment 25%
Assessment 2: Written Test 25%
Assessment 3: In-class Presentation 25%
Assessment 4: Written piece 25%


Students are advised to consult the course outline on Learn for detailed assessment information.

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Beck, Judith S; Cognitive behavior therapy : basics and beyond; 2nd ed; Guilford Press, 2011.

Ehrenreich-May, Jill , Chu, Brian C; Transdiagnostic treatments for children and adolescents : principles and practice;

Kazantzis, Nikolaos,1973- et al; Cognitive and behavioral theories in clinical practice; [1st ed.]; Guilford Press, 2009.

Recommended Reading

Beck, Judith S; Cognitive therapy for challenging problems : what to do when the basics don't work; Guilford Press, 2005.

Ledley, Deborah Roth. , Marx, Brian P., Heimberg, Richard G; Making cognitive-behavioral therapy work : clinical process for new practitioners; 2nd ed; Guilford Press, 2010.

Roth, Anthony. , Fonagy, Peter; What works for whom? : a critical review of psychotherapy research; 2nd ed; Guilford Press, 2005.

Course links

Library portal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,004.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the department and colleges page.

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