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POPLPRAC 702

: Adult Mental Health and CBT Skills for Primary Care
2022 Semester One (1223)
A clinically focused course providing an overview of the recognition and management of adult mental health in primary care and other healthcare settings. Topics and content will enable an examination of mental illness in New Zealand including cultural approaches and epidemiology, assessment, identification, treatment and management options. Content covers high prevalence conditions (depression, anxiety) and long term conditions (bipolar disorder and schizophrenia). Topics will include recovery, resilience, CBT techniques and the effect of alcohol and drugs.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 702

: Adult Mental Health and CBT Skills for Primary Care
2021 Semester One (1213)
A clinically focused course providing an overview of the recognition and management of adult mental health in primary care and other healthcare settings. Topics and content will enable an examination of mental illness in New Zealand including cultural approaches and epidemiology, assessment, identification, treatment and management options. Content covers high prevalence conditions (depression, anxiety) and long term conditions (bipolar disorder and schizophrenia). Topics will include recovery, resilience, CBT techniques and the effect of alcohol and drugs.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 707

: Theory and Skills in Counselling Practice
2022 Semester Two (1225)
The theory, research and practice regarding counselling and psycho-therapeutic approaches used in mental health and addiction service contexts. Approaches will be critically examined in terms of history, theory, social context and trends in research. Particular attention will focus on counselling methods currently in use within services.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 707

: Theory and Skills in Counselling Practice
2021 Semester One (1213)
The theory, research and practice regarding counselling and psycho-therapeutic approaches used in mental health and addiction service contexts. Approaches will be critically examined in terms of history, theory, social context and trends in research. Particular attention will focus on counselling methods currently in use within services.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 707

: Theory and Skills in Counselling Practice
2020 Semester One (1203)
The theory, research and practice regarding counselling and psycho-therapeutic approaches used in mental health and addiction service contexts. Approaches will be critically examined in terms of history, theory, social context and trends in research. Particular attention will focus on counselling methods currently in use within services.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 708A

: Assessment and Intervention with Addiction
2022 Semester One (1223)
Develops understanding and competency in assessment and intervention work with clients having co-existing problems, specifically those most affected by alcohol and drug issues. It focuses on comprehensive assessment, effective clinical interventions, drug-specific interventions and culturally-specific approaches working with individuals, whānau, and communities. It will involve regular review of practice using case-based scenarios filmed with feedback from tutors, mentors and peers.
Subject: Population Health Practice
Corequisite: POPLHLTH 737, POPLPRAC 707 To complete this course students must enrol in POPLPRAC 708 A and B
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POPLPRAC 708A

: Assessment and Intervention with Addiction
2021 Semester One (1213)
Develops understanding and competency in assessment and intervention work with clients having co-existing problems, specifically those most affected by alcohol and drug issues. It focuses on comprehensive assessment, effective clinical interventions, drug-specific interventions and culturally-specific approaches working with individuals, whānau, and communities. It will involve regular review of practice using case-based scenarios filmed with feedback from tutors, mentors and peers.
Subject: Population Health Practice
Corequisite: POPLHLTH 737, POPLPRAC 707 To complete this course students must enrol in POPLPRAC 708 A and B
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POPLPRAC 708A

: Assessment and Intervention with Addiction
2020 Semester One (1203)
Develops understanding and competency in assessment and intervention work with clients having co-existing problems, specifically those most affected by alcohol and drug issues. It focuses on comprehensive assessment, effective clinical interventions, drug-specific interventions and culturally-specific approaches working with individuals, whānau, and communities. It will involve regular review of practice using case-based scenarios filmed with feedback from tutors, mentors and peers.
Subject: Population Health Practice
Corequisite: POPLHLTH 737, POPLPRAC 707 To complete this course students must enrol in POPLPRAC 708 A and B
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POPLPRAC 710

: Community Health Development Practicum
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Theoretical and practical principles of health promotion processes, combined with practical experience, in the context of relevant organisations, community groups and research projects. Students are expected to find their own placement for the practicum.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 710

: Community Health Development Practicum
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Theoretical and practical principles of health promotion processes, combined with practical experience, in the context of relevant organisations, community groups and research projects. Students are expected to find their own placement for the practicum.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 711

: Health Promotion in Pacific Community Development
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Allows supervised experience for students in a Pacific-specific service. A course of study relevant to the area of placement will be prescribed.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 711

: Health Promotion in Pacific Community Development
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Allows supervised experience for students in a Pacific-specific service. A course of study relevant to the area of placement will be prescribed.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 712

: Project Planning for Lifestyle Change
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Focuses on the planning and development of interventions aimed at addressing lifestyle issues such as alcohol and other dangerous consumptions, obesity, lack of exercise and mental trauma. Students synthesise strategies from published literature and adapt them pragmatically for application in local contexts. Interventions will include those occurring in communities, primary and mental healthcare settings, hospitals, workplaces, and educational institutions.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 712

: Project Planning for Lifestyle Change
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Focuses on the planning and development of interventions aimed at addressing lifestyle issues such as alcohol and other dangerous consumptions, obesity, lack of exercise and mental trauma. Students synthesise strategies from published literature and adapt them pragmatically for application in local contexts. Interventions will include those occurring in communities, primary and mental healthcare settings, hospitals, workplaces, and educational institutions.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 720

: Psychosocial Issues in Palliative Care
2022 Semester One (1223)
The psychological and social study of patients with cancer or active, progressive disease, unresponsive to curative treatment. Existential philosophy and models of coping with suffering, communication in palliative care, psychiatric disorders in palliative care, and bereavement.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 720

: Psychosocial Issues in Palliative Care
2021 Semester One (1213)
The psychological and social study of patients with cancer or active, progressive disease, unresponsive to curative treatment. Existential philosophy and models of coping with suffering, communication in palliative care, psychiatric disorders in palliative care, and bereavement.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 720

: Psychosocial Issues in Palliative Care
2020 Semester One (1203)
The psychological and social study of patients with cancer or active, progressive disease, unresponsive to curative treatment. Existential philosophy and models of coping with suffering, communication in palliative care, psychiatric disorders in palliative care, and bereavement.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 722

: Symptom Management in Palliative Care
2022 Semester One (1223)
Assessment and management of pain, nausea and vomiting, respiratory symptoms, delirium, and other symptoms commonly encountered in palliative care and at the end of life, together with an overview of palliative care emergencies, the role of radiotherapy in symptom management, and issues around nutrition and hydration at the end of life.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 722

: Symptom Management in Palliative Care
2021 Semester One (1213)
Assessment and management of pain, nausea and vomiting, respiratory symptoms, delirium, and other symptoms commonly encountered in palliative care and at the end of life, together with an overview of palliative care emergencies, the role of radiotherapy in symptom management, and issues around nutrition and hydration at the end of life.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 723

: Advanced Symptom Management in Palliative Care
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Advanced concepts in the assessment and management of symptoms and situations, including the more challenging ones encountered within the palliative care approach to malignant and non-malignant advanced diseases.
Subject: Population Health Practice
Prerequisite: POPLPRAC 722
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POPLPRAC 723

: Advanced Symptom Management in Palliative Care
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Advanced concepts in the assessment and management of symptoms and situations, including the more challenging ones encountered within the palliative care approach to malignant and non-malignant advanced diseases.
Subject: Population Health Practice
Prerequisite: POPLPRAC 722
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POPLPRAC 724

: Child and Adolescent Palliative Care
2020 Semester Two (1205)
An examination of specific palliative care issues related to the care of children, adolescents, and their families.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 754

: Infant, Child and Adolescent Primary Mental Health
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Provides an overview of the recognition and primary care management of mental health in the under-eighteen age group. A clinically focused course for primary care practitioners. The content covers attachment, early intervention, development, risk assessment, resilience and families. Topics include depression, anxiety disorders, substance use, eating disorders, first episode psychosis, pain, somatic presentations, disruptive behaviour disorders and common behavioural problems.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 754

: Infant, Child and Adolescent Primary Mental Health
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Provides an overview of the recognition and primary care management of mental health in the under-eighteen age group. A clinically focused course for primary care practitioners. The content covers attachment, early intervention, development, risk assessment, resilience and families. Topics include depression, anxiety disorders, substance use, eating disorders, first episode psychosis, pain, somatic presentations, disruptive behaviour disorders and common behavioural problems.
Subject: Population Health Practice
No pre-requisites or restrictions
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POPLPRAC 758

: Biology of Ageing
2022 Semester One (1223)
The systematic analysis of the physiological changes in ageing and the relationship of these changes to current beliefs and theories around the ageing process. Current issues around biogerontology are discussed.
Subject: Population Health Practice
Restriction: POPLHLTH 749