Professional development and clinical practice 872

Modulekode KLS 872
Kwalifikasie Postgraduate
Fakulteit Faculty of Humanities

*Closed – admission to this module is subject to departmental selection for the MA in Clinical Psychology.

The aim of this module is to equip students with the professional knowledge and skills required to competently practice clinical psychology. The module focuses on the acquisition and development of professional skills related to: (1) ethically and legally compliant practice; (2) clinical assessment; (3) diagnostic formulation; (4) treatment planning; (5) therapeutic interventions; (6) report writing; (7) personal-professional reflexivity; and (8) casepresentation. This is accomplished by means of the clinically supervised assessment, management, and treatment of patients across the lifespan, in different clinical settings.

Modulekrediete 20.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites DS: MA Clinical Psychology Programme
Contact time 1 clinical session per week, 1 panel-based clinical case oral exam per sem, 1 seminar per week, 2 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Psychology
Period of presentation Year

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