Mental Health and Occupational Therapy (10417.1)
|Level:||Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Occupational Therapy|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 MS Bre CAVE (Ph: +61 2 62068568 ) ON-CAMPUS
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Students will learn the broad skills and knowledge required by all mental health professionals whilst developing an in depth understanding of Recovery principles. Students will develop knowledge of the occupational therapy practice process in mental health and be introduced to common assessments and interventions used in practice.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Articulate the professional role of occupational therapists in a multi-disciplinary mental health team;
2. Apply theoretical and practical knowledge of Recovery;
3. Demonstrate occupational therapy process and practice in contemporary mental health contexts; and
4. Compare the medical and social models of disability in mental health and their impact on individuals.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Semester 1, 2020
Semester 1, 2019
- On-Campus Attendance (Expected) and Online Content (ON-CAMPUS)
3 hour problem based workshop each week.
10300 Foundations of Occupational Therapy AND
10301 Occupational Therapy Toolbox 1 AND
4309 Psychology 101