Course Title: Establish and confirm the counselling relationship

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5345 Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)

Course Title: Establish and confirm the counselling relationship

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 100

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

OHTH5924C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term2 2016,
Term2 2017

Course Contact: Bronwyn Tanti

Course Contact Phone: 9925 9079

Course Contact Email: bronwyn.tanti@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a structured approach to counselling to determine, establish and confirm the nature of the counsellor client relationship according to the agency’s counselling model.

This unit applies to individuals whose job role involves working with clients on personal and psychological issues within established policies, procedures and guidelines.

This unit is delivered in a cluster with:

CHCCSL002: Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCCSL001 Establish and confirm the counselling relationship

Elements:

1. Use a structured approach to counselling

2. Establish the nature of the helping relationship

3. Confirm the helping relationship


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

 

This unit is assessed in a cluster with CHCCSL002: Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills.

There are four individual assessment tasks consisting of  role plays and a quiz.