Master in Psychology of Health and Wellbeing - Máster en Psicología de la Salud y Bienestar
This course will provide you with advanced training in either clinical or counselling psychology up to the sixth year level through a combination of coursework, practical placements and research.
This major will provide you with the knowledge, skills and experience you need to practise as a clinical psychologist in both the mental and physical health domains. You will train in the application of psychological science to the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of physical and mental health problems. Much of your studies will focus on community-based interventions.
Through this major you will become thoroughly familiar with the theoretical and empirical knowledge base and skills required of a counselling psychologist. You will train in psychotherapy, psychological assessment and applied research. A substantial component of your course will be dedicated to individual psychotherapy, family and couples therapy, group therapy, developmental theory and psychopathology.
Australian & NZ Students
A four year Bachelor of Psychology or equivalent, approved by the Australian Psychological Society (APS).
You will also be required to provide supplementary information with your application.
Minimum English language entry requirements:
IELTS ACADEMIC (INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM)
Clinical Psychology Major (MPsych)
Counselling Psychology Major (MPsych)
This course provides access to a wide variety of employment opportunities. Graduates have obtained employment in range of high profile counselling and mental health services and hospitals. Many have attained management or senior roles in these organisations. Other graduates work in private practice where they are eligible to claim rebates for their clients from Medicare and most private health funds.