PSYC662-22W (C) Whole Year 2022

Advanced Topics in Clinical Psychology II

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 21 February 2022
End Date: Sunday, 13 November 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 20 March 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 28 August 2022


This course is a survey of advanced practices in clinical psychology which builds on previous courses in psychological intervention. The objectives of the course are to: - Increase specialist knowledge in advanced intervention methods. - Learn more about interventions for specific psychological problems - Integrate theory and intervention for specific psychological problems. By the end of the course, students will have more knowledge regarding specific psychological interventions, their theoretical foundations and techniques.


(1) PSYC651, PSYC653, PSYC654 (2) Entry is subject to approval of the Head of Department

Timetable Note

Enrolled students are advised to consult the course outline on Learn | AKO for detailed timetable information.

Course Coordinators

Janet Carter and Kathryn Taylor


Janet Carter , Sarah Christofferson , Martin Dorahy and Sarah Drummond

Kathryn Taylor is Course Coordinator for Semester 1, Janet Carter is Course Coordinator for Semester 2.


Enrolled students are advised to consult the course outline on Learn | AKO for detailed assessment information.

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Koerner, Kelly; Doing Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: A practical guide ; Guilford Press, 2011.

Wells, Adrian; Metacognitive therapy for anxiety and depression ; Guilford Press, 2009.

Recommended Reading

Nichols, Michael P. , Davis, Sean D; The essentials of family therapy ; Seventh edition; Pearson Education, Inc., 2020.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,101.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing .

All PSYC662 Occurrences

  • PSYC662-22W (C) Whole Year 2022