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Group Counselling PG (7749.4)

Level: Postgraduate Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Health
Discipline: Discipline of Public Health & Occupational Therapy


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    Students will participate in and facilitate group sessions using major models of group counselling. This unit offers opportunities for experiential learning about being both a member and facilitator of a group. Students will develop knowledge of stages of group development, leadership tasks and roles, group dynamics including the operation of power in the group, skills for resolving conflict in groups and fostering therapeutic change in groups. Students will also develop and apply knowledge of ethical principles for group facilitation.

    Learning Outcomes

    1. i. demonstrate knowledge of major group theories and frameworks
    2. ii. demonstrate group facilitation skills and constructive methods for processing change and conflict in groups
    3. iii. demonstrate self awareness about their leadership styles and ways of being in groups
    4. iv. articulate and apply ethical frameworks and practice principles to guide their practice

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