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Comments about Master of Health Sciences (Infant and Parent Mental Health) (Coursework) - On Campus - Parkville - Victoria
On completion of this course participants will have: * gained an increased knowledge of clinical skills, developed in assessing and treating infants and families with mental health problems; and * developed expertise in direct clinical work, consultation and liaison, early intervention and research.
Master of Health Sciences (Infant and Parent Mental Health) (Coursework)
Subject Semester Credit Points
554-620 Clinical Seminar 1
Students will present their own clinical work in the seminar groups. The seminar content will include: the development of skills in selecting appropriate assessment techniques;different therapeutic modalities (developmental guidance, infant parent ps... Year Long 15
554-626 Psychopathology 1
This subject will focus on: the clinical features;aetiology;epidemiology;severity and prognosis of regulatory disorders;psychosomatic illness;attachment and interactional problems;reactive disorders;parental psychopathology; andinfant mental health p... Year Long 10
554-629 Infant Mental Health Practice 1
Principles and practices of assessment and diagnosis including: assessment of infants;infant-parent relationship;parents and the familial and psychosocial environment; andtreatment approaches to infant mental health problems including:interactional g... Year Long 10
554-623 Research for Infant Mental Health Pract.
This subject will equip students to: utilise and contribute to research in the infant mental health field;identify research needs and formulate research questions; andbe able to select research strategies to appropriately answer research questions. Semester 2 5
554-621 Clinical Seminar 2
Students will present their own clinical work in the seminar groups. The seminar content will include: the selection of appropriate assessment techniques;specialised assessments including assessments of parenting capacity;protective assessments;the s... Year Long 15
554-627 Psychopathology 2
The subject covers: the clinical features;aetiology;epidemiology;severity and prognosis of developmental disorders;traumatised infants;infants at risk of and who have suffered neglect and abuse; andinfants at high risk including infants with parents ... Year Long 10
554-628 Research Project
Students will be expected to research and submit a written thesis on a topic pertinent to infant mental health practice. Year Long 25
554-630 Infant Mental Health Practice 2
This subject will look at: principles and practice of assessment and diagnosis;assessment of infants;infant-parent relationship;parents and the familial and psychosocial environment;theoretical foundations of different therapeutic processes;treatment... Year Long 10