HSO709 - Therapeutic Use of Self


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Online

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in E606 - Graduate Diploma of Early Childhood Education (Leadership), H505 - Graduate Certificate of Play and Childhood, H505 - Graduate Certificate of Therapeutic Child Play, H605 - Graduate Diploma of Play and Childhood more...


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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 scheduled online seminars


This is a core unit for the Master of Child Play Therapy that aims to extend students’ understanding, ability and skills in developing and maintaining a therapeutic relationship through appropriate therapeutic use-of-self in complex interpersonal relationships processes. Students will develop, critique, and implement therapeutic relationships and use of self in a range of advanced scenarios involving individuals, families, and groups living in varied communities and of various cultures.

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