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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

Offered

Clayton Second semester 2009 (Day)

Synopsis

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.

Assessment

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.

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