HSO711 - Child Attachment Environment and Trauma
2021 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Cloud (online)|
This unit is only available to students enrolled in H505 - Graduate Certificate of Therapeutic Child Play, H505 - Graduate Certificate of Play and Childhood, H605 - Graduate Diploma of Therapeutic Child Play, H605 - Graduate Diploma of Play and Childhood, H706 - Master of Child Play Therapy
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
|Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)||
Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 scheduled online seminars
Students must hold a current Police Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to the commencement of this unit. Without these checks students will not be able to undertake any clinical components and this will impede progress in the course.
NB: Clinical components include observation of a child at play, infant-parent observation, play assessment, and therapeutic play and play therapy clinical placements.
The Faculty of Health Work Integrated Learning Team utilise an online service called ‘Fit2Work’ for police checks, and students will receive an email with instructions on how to apply. Students should not apply for a police check until they have received this email from Fit2Work.
This is a core unit for the Master of Child Play Therapy that will provide students with an overview of the fundamentals of attachment theory and the impact of attachment through the human lifespan. The development of attachment theory through the 20th century will be presented. Students will consider attachment theory, research and practice in relation to the effects of trauma on the developing child.
6 child attachment observation hours and participate in 3 x 1 hour supervision tutorial groups.
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