Assessment and Intervention

BHW602

Undertaking effective assessments and devising appropriate person-centred interventions are vital skills for mental health and addiction practitioners. This online course provides an overview of a range of mental health and wellbeing assessment and intervention models, including indigenous models.

  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 2 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $838 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

Professional competencies and relevant legislation that influences assessment and therapy in Aotearoa New Zealand is also covered. The online course is underpinned by a focus on the importance of person centred therapeutic relationships and will help you develop skills in active listening and empathic responses to advocate for appropriate interventions. Additionally, you will be introduced to the importance of self-care, professional supervision and relevant professional codes of ethics that shape current professional practice.          

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

 

 

Students who successfully complete this online course will be able to

  • Analyse the importance of person-centered therapeutic relationships.
  • Outline and compare appropriate mental health and wellbeing assessments.
  • Select and justify appropriate person-centered therapeutic interventions.
  • Apply appropriate person-centered therapeutic skills.
  • Describe legislation and how it is applied in mental health and wellbeing practice, and the importance of professional codes of ethics and self-care.

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol. 

 

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree
  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 2 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $838 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us