University of Technology Sydney

92650 Primary Health Care Practice: Social and Emotional Wellbeing

6cp; block
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.



This subject takes a practical approach to developing skills and knowledge required to work with people who are experiencing difficulties in maintaining an optimal level of social and emotional wellbeing. Students compare and contrast different approaches to regaining and promoting balance in social and emotional aspects of health. Students use a reflective approach to analysing their current communication strengths and are given the opportunity to practise and improve communication strategies when working with people who are experiencing disturbances in these important aspects of health maintenance.

The subject also explores the historical and ongoing impacts of colonisation, government policies and racism on Indigenous social and emotional wellbeing.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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