DPSY7112 - Psychology and children's and family law
SCA Band 1, 0.000 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Leader(s): Professor James Ogloff
Clayton Second semester 2009 (Day)
The unit will begin with an examination of relevant legislation. Using both seminars and practical sessions, students will then learn how to conduct psychological assessments of children, adolescents and/or families in contested custody and access determinations, and in protective and criminal proceedings. Treatment issues will also be examined.
2 clinical reports in the area of children's and family law (1500 words each, 50% each); log book documenting practical work in the children and family law area.