Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

HLTHSCI 703 - Psychological Interventions in Health Care

30 Points

Semester 2 (Grafton only) 


Focuses on increasing health professionals' skills in the use of psychological interventions for people who have acute or long term mental health or physical health problems. Explores evidence-based psychological models, such as Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. Illness beliefs that impact on the person's ability to engage effectively with treatment plans, and self-management of their health problems, will also be critiqued.  


Restriction: NURSING 760, 781

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