Curriculum Guideline

Seminar & Practicum in Psychosocial Rehabilitation

Effective Date:
Course
Discontinued
No
Course Code
PSYC 5005
Descriptive
Seminar & Practicum in Psychosocial Rehabilitation
Department
Psychology
Faculty
Humanities & Social Sciences
Credits
3.00
Start Date
End Term
201710
PLAR
No
Semester Length
15
Max Class Size
15
Contact Hours
Practicum: 4 hrs. per week/semester Seminar: 1 hr. per week/semester
Method Of Instruction
Seminar
Practicum
Hybrid
Methods Of Instruction

Supervised practicum plus seminar/webinar.

Course Description
This is a supervised practicum and seminar which provides students with direct experience in assessing needs and planning, implementing and evaluating PSR interventions and approaches.
Course Content

Practicum.

Learning Outcomes

Students will acquire supervised practical experience in planning, implementing, and evaluating PSR interventions and approaches.

Means of Assessment

Evaluation will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy.  Evaluation will be based on the course objectives.  The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific evaluation criteria at the beginning of the semester.  An example of one evaluation scheme is as follows:

Supervised field experience in PSR                    70%

Seminar discussion of experiences

and issues and capstone paper                           30%

                                                                      100%

Textbook Materials

Textbooks and Materials to be Purchased by Students:

Corrigan P.W., Mueser K.T., Bond G.R., Drake R.E., Solomon P. (2008) Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation. An Empirical Approach. Guildford Press: New York. ISBN 1-59385-489-7

Prerequisites
Equivalencies