|Teacher/Coordinator: Dr Susan Colmar|
Classes: 1x 3-hr seminar/wk except during the period of professional experience teaching. Attendance at a two day workshop on therapeutic approaches to mental health issues in children and young people is also required.
Assessment: 1x presentation and hand-out 3000 words (50%) and 1x pamphlet and resources folder in specified mental health area 3000wds (50%)
|This unit of study is designed to introduce the students to issues and concepts related to counselling children and adolescents within the school setting. The focus will be on accurate assessment of the concerns and the development of therapeutic and intervention plans appropriate for the educational environment.|