A critical examination of cultural dimensions present in counselling activities.
At the completion of this course, it is intended that students will be able to: Identify the cultural influences that have contributed to the development of their own personal identities and world views, and analyse the implications for their work as practitioners. Discuss the implications of the Treaty of Waitangi and the structural relationships of cultural groups within society in Aotearoa/New Zealand for counselling practitioners. Demonstrate critical awareness of the broad cultural issues relevant to counselling theory and practice in Aotearoa/ New Zealand. Demonstrate an understanding of the complexity of cultural identities and the interaction of various cultural influences in the lives of individuals and their relationships. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills required for effective counselling practice with culturally diverse clients.
Currently scheduled classes
2021 Epsom (Semester 1): On campus sessions every week on Thursdays from 4.30 pm - 6.30 pm
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This course can be taken as a taught course in the following programmes: