Unit

School Of Psychology

Child Clinical PsychologyWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 101210.4

Discipline: PSYCHOLOGY

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Josephine Paparo


Equivalent Units
100467 - Clinical Problems in Children and Adolescents

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in 1546 Master of Psychology (Clinical Psychology) or 1812 Master of Clinical Psychology


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
This unit introduces the nature, assessment and treatment of psychological disorders in children and adolescents. Students will examine the diagnostic classification, epidemiology and aetiology of common psychological problems, including anxiety disorders, depression, behaviour disorders, learning disabilities, and attention-deficit disorder. The theoretical and empirical foundations of a range of cognitive and behavioural techniques will be discussed, along with a number of major conceptual and practical issues in the treatment of psychological disorders in childhood and adolescence.


Courses
1812.1Master of Clinical PsychologyCONTINUING
1812.2Master of Clinical PsychologyCONTINUING
1812.3Master of Clinical PsychologyCURRENT
1814.5Master of Professional PsychologyCURRENT




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