COU708 Counselling and Addictions - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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COU708 Counselling and Addictions

This course utilises a biopsychosocial framework to explore contributing factors and impacts of addiction. The course will examine processes of change when engaging therapeutically with alcohol, drug and other behavioural addictions, and investigate current intervention and treatment strategies when working with individuals, groups and within the community. Skills training will centre around assessment and care planning, therapeutic intervention approaches, relapse prevention and therapist self-care.

Course detail

Prerequisite
COU750 and COU701 and enrolled in AR708
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
Units
12.00
EFTSL
0.125
Student contribution band
Band 1
Tuition fee
Behavioural Science, Social Studies:
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Course outline

COU708 Course Outline Semester 2, 2020 (PDF 198KB)

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