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COU3202 Sexuality and Therapeutic Practice
Credit Points: 15

This unit provides an overview of issues of sexuality in the therapeutic context. Students will explore their own values and belief systems in the context of building therapeutic alliances with individuals and couples who present with various sexual issues. A range of concerns will be discussed and therapeutic interventions considered. Specific issues in relation to difficulties experienced by men and women, the development of sexual identity and orientation and a range of sexual practices and issues will be addressed.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K82Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Counselling)
MAAAGFCounselling and Psychotherapy Major
MIAADOTherapeutic Practice Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012