Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Assessment and Intervention Planning
CHFS 4106 Assessment and Intervention Planning
Prerequisites:CHFS 2106 or PSYC 2006
Hours:Four hours of lecture/seminar per week for one term.
Description:This course focuses on prevention and intervention in the context of developmental and emotional-behavioural disorders of childhood and adolescence. Cognitive, cognitive-behavioural, and behavioural strategies are covered for supporting children and adolescents with exceptionalities. Particularly effective and model international programs are reviewed. A holistic, evidence-based, individual strengths- and needs framework is applied for informing decisions regarding suitable interventions and practices. The course highlights the importance of the therapeutic alliance as a foundation of successful approaches. This course is also offered as PSYC 4106.